Performing Arts School & Conservatory

Oporto First Conservatory of Dance and Music.
More than an Art School, your second home!


A new PALLCO in Oporto

A space that gathers the teaching of Performative Arts. A school of artists that instills values and promotes the passion for art and culture.

Dance //  Music

A place with 2400m² of life

PALLCO is located in an area of excellence, Boavista, with privileged accesses to the city.

2 Floors
 // Large dance studios // Music studios //

Polyvalent Rooms // 200 Seats auditorium // Outdoor garden



Dance is represented by Oporto Ballet School, which assumes official basic and secondary education and the teaching of open courses.

Basic dance course:

Elementary and Middle school

Secondary dance course:

High School
Articulation Program

Open courses:
Classic Ballet // Contemporary // Jazz Dance // Acrobatic Applied to Dance // Physical Preparation // Floor Bar // Pointe Techniques // Classic Technique for boys
High Performance Dance Program




For Music, PALLCO assumes official basic and secondary education, as well as the training in different insruments in open courses.

Music for babies:

3-36 months old

Pre-musical experiences:

4 e 5 years old

Musical experiences:

Elementary school

Instrument free courses:

No age limit

Basic music course:

Middle school

Secondary music level:

High school
Articulation Program and Supplementary Regime from elementary to high school years.



Summer Course 2019 // Dance

PALLCO is preparing the 2º edition of Summer Courses! This year, we will count with Martin Putke, for Classic Ballet classes, and with Iratxe Ansa and Igor Bacovich for Contemporary.

July 8th to 12th

Intermediate and Advanced levels

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PALLCO is open to the World through International Exchanges

We provide an international experience to our pupils and welcome international students.

A unique opportunity to integrate specialized training programs in the different modalities and to prepare artists for the biggest stage of all: the world.

We also provide other complementary services:

Mind Coach
School Support

More than an art school, your second home.

Everyone can attend PALLCO

The curtain is about to raise!

You can apply to our Admission Exams for 2018/2019 official courses of Dance (until the end of September) and Music (from September 12th to 15th). Those interested can read the Admission Regulations document, as well as Dance and Music requirements, before filling the application.

After downloading and filling the Application Form, send it to, under the subject Application Form – Dance or Music Admission Exams, accordingly.


Since anyone can attend Pallco, we have a big variety of courses you can choose from. For more information, all you have to do is send us a contact form or get in touch with us by telephone or email.


Travessa da Prelada, 516
4250 – 380 Porto

+351 965 066 860
+351 22 606 20 57

Fotografia Teatro Musical por João Figueiredo.