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Welcome to the Myra Smith Performing Arts Academy

Group Classes

Let’s all achieve our goals together!

Private Lessons

Prefer one-on-one attention? We do that too.

Spotlight Workshops

We have some very unique workshops that you’ll enjoy!

Summer Camp

Want to stay active and creative during the break? So do we.


Myra Smith, founder

Myra Smith was nominated and recipient of 2015 Veer Awards in the category of best R&B artist of the year. Also recipient of award in 2015 Relay for Life of Suffolk, American Cancer Society. She served as the chairman of the board of the Downing Gross Cultural Arts Center. Myra Smith is also on the board for the Peninsula Woman’s Network.

My Resume for Your Perusal:

Performing nationwide and headlining and opening for various Grammy award  winning artist. Performing for 10,000 people at the 47th jazz festival with Jennifer Hudson, Kem, The Whispers. Also opening for Brandy, Jill Scott, Keith Sweat, Carl Thomas and many more.
Currently working on her third album titled “Sunday Kind of Love.” Myra said, “this will be her best album yet.” Her first album “Undying Love” had 475 at the release concert at the Attucks Theatre in Norfolk, Va. 2nd album “Myra Smith Live” was a live recording at the Roper.
Myra has created several workshops and has spoken at several conferences targeted towards women and young girls. Focused on self esteem, self worth, vocal expression, depression. Together with her partner, Brooke Jones, under their company Love Light Productions LLC,  she is currently filming and producing the documentary “Her Turn.”
Myra released her 1st book, “Flight of the Butterfly: The Larvae 2014.

Our Impact

When a student joins our family, we make sure they leave ready to make an impact in the world.

Our students go on to star in musicals, plays and more!

Why Us

What makes our Academy shine above the rest?

  • Goal-Setting
  • Faith
  • Teamwork

Get Involved

The Myra Smith Performing Arts Academy has events, volunteer opportunities and community service events.

We’d love your

We've Impacted
Students & Counting!


Don’t worry
We’ll save you a seat!

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    Phoenix Pearls in Richmond

    Oct 15

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    Music Matter Christmas Recital

    Dec 2016

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    Spring Break Camp Dream

    April 2017

Let’s Make Some Music Today!