The Arts Unit Drama programs aim to foster the development of students and provide performance opportunities that showcase excellence in drama as an art form.

State Drama Festival

State Drama Festival

The annual State Drama Festival held in October at the Seymour Centre. This event is a two day celebration of drama works showcasing over 800 students in a range of dramatic styles.
State Drama Festival 
Area Drama Festivals

Teacher Professional Development

Drama Staff

There are a number of mentoring and accredited professional learning opportunities for Public Primary and Secondary Teachers in NSW including:
Drama Teacher Mentoring Program 
Frantic Assembly Workshops

Drama Festival ImageDrama Workshops

All drama workshops are led by professional drama specialists for students in Years 3-12.
Skills Development Drama Workshops

Drama EnsemblesDrama Ensembles

The Drama Ensembles program is open to all students in NSW public Schools in Years 5-12. Successful students will perform a major high profile events such as State Drama Festival, and some students will be selected to be in Schools Spectacular.
Weekly Drama Ensembles - Years 5-12
State Drama Ensemble - Year 9-11

Puppetry for Drama Teachers

Drama Tutors

There are a number of opportunities for interested Public School Teachers in NSW to join our Drama program.
Drama Tutor Staff - Ensembles
State Drama Camp Teachers
State Drama Festival Production Team
Area Drama Festival Selection Panel                

State Drama Camp

State Drama Camp

An opportunity for Year 11 drama students, who are currently studying drama at school, to extend their skills through a series of intensive workshops at an overnight camp over 5 days.
State Drama Camp


macbethDrama Company

In May 2019 The Arts Unit were proud to partner with NIDA and Sport for Jove
to present the 2019 NSW Public School Drama Company performance, 
William Shakespeare's Macbeth




OnSTAGE is a presentation and exhibition of Group and Individual performances and projects by HSC Drama students.
OnSTAGE Performances
OnSTAGE Workshops