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NIDA Drama Course

When: 10:00AM on Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019
10:00AM on Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019
10:00AM on Thursday, 18 Apr 2019


3-day course, High School Students, 10am to 4pm

Enrolments Open from 9 am Friday 15 March 2019

The National Institute of Dramatic Art, NIDA, returns to the Sutherland Entertainment Centre this autumn School Holidays to provide a 3-day course for high school ages students.

This is a fast-paced intensive course for acting recruits, It will build skills in fundamental acting techniques including improvisation, character development and storytelling. There will also be an opportunity to perform scenes for family and friends at the end of the course.

3-Day Course fee $199


Day 1

Session 1

(2h 30mins)

Warm up and focus activities

Introduction to improvisation



Session 2

(2h 30mins)

Acting techniques and script analysis (working with given circumstances, actions and objectives)

Scene work

Day 2

Session 3

(2h 30mins)

Warm up and focus activities

Voice and movement workshop

Devising scenes



Session 4

(2h 30mins)


Scene work and rehearsals

Day 3

Session 5

(2h 30mins)

Warm up and focus activities

Scene work and rehearsals


Lunch (supervised)

Session 6


Rehearsal of presentation


Open session: invite friends & family



BYO lunch and snack
Age Recommendation: High School
Duration: 3 days 10am to 4pm

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For wheelchairs and accessible bookings please phone the Box Office on 9521 8888.


Box Office

Regular hours
Monday to Friday: 9am - 4:30pm
ph: 02 9521 8888

The box office is also open prior to evening and weekend performances.

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