Arts Incubator International Performing Arts Center (IPAC) is situated at the heart of the tri-city: San Jose, Cupertino, and Saratoga. This region is well-known for its excellent schools, hi-tech industry, and culture diversity. IPAC, a 14,000 sq. ft. facility (10 spacious studios and a 35’X30’ stage with 300 seating capacity) is the headquarters of Chinese Performing Arts of America (CPAA) and the only multi-discipline and multi-culture community center in Silicon Valley. The Center is also the home of many art organizations and individual artists who, together, have made great contributions in Northern California by teaching arts to 2,500 art enthusiasts every week, persistently creating new works, and serving 60,000 sit-down audiences every year. They share the same goal of building an arts center in Silicon Valley, the world-famous center of hi-tech industry. The art companies operate independently and form collaborations to present their arts.
|#||Art Companies||Contact Phone|
|1||Chinese Performing Arts of America (CPAA) and CPAA Academy||408-973-8276|
|2||Theatre Venture International (TVI) Ballet School and Productions||408-747-7331|
|3||CPAA Ballroom Dance Class/Party||408-605-3217|
|4||CPAA StarValley Children Choir||650-922-1196|
|5||CPAA Youth Chamber Orchestra (CPAA) and CPAA Academy||408-306-6889|
|6||CPAA Bilingual After School||408-871-1750|
|7||Cirque San Jose||408-515-6769|
|8||Yang Ru Chinese Calligraphy||408-658-7729|
|9||Chiffon Fu Gu-Zeng Studio||408-319-1688|
|10||Dang Weiguang Music Center||510-565-2083|
|11||Tim Ding Vocal (CPAA) and CPAA Academy||510-598-5811|
|12||Arts of Wing Tsun, Inc. (CPAA) and CPAA Academy||408-646-7097|
|13||Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose||408-871-5959|
|14||Xpression Indian Folk Dance School||408-246-3005|
|15||Kathak Kala Vihan||408-416-6874|
|16||Natyalaya Indian Classical Dance||408-206-2058|
|18||Katha Indian Classical Dance||408-374-8017|
|19||Swarasadhana Indian Vocal||408-260-7755|
|21||Northern California Line Dance Association||408-568-0499|
|22||Silicon Valley Performing Arts||408-207-8925|
|25||Senior Er-hu Class||408-886-1208|
|27||Bollywood Curves Class||408-828-1072|
|28||Lasya Ranjini Class||408-829-3924|
- Room B1, B3, B4, C1, or C6 (about 350 sq. ft.) - $35/hour
- Studio B or School (about 700 sq. ft.) - $45/hour
- Studio A, Studio D, or Studio H (about 1,000 sq. ft.) - $55/hour
- Studio C (about 1,400 sq. ft.) - $65/hour
The rental fees of large amount of people parties are listed as below:
- Studio B or School, Studio D - $100/hour (around 50 people)
- Studio C,H with stage - $250/hour (up to 300 people)
- Sound system, lighting, DJ and Cleanup up fee (if serving meal) are extra.
All rooms and studios in IPAC are of multi-purpose for dance, music, painting, seminar, art exhibition, workshop, weddings, birthday parties, performance, etc. For example, Studio A, Studio H, and Studio C can be combined to seat 300 audience with a 35’ X 30’ stage for a big gathering. Extra charge is required if food is served. Please contact 408-605-3217 or 408-973-8276 for reservation or other services.
For ballroom dance drop-in classes, the policy is to use any space available without interfering other normal classes. The rate is $15/hr for up to 3 person, additional $5 for each additional people. Please sign the drop-in sheet and pay in advance.
For the security reason, you are not allowed to lock a door for any class.
International Performing Arts Center Rental/Lease Form Click to download and print the PDF form