Weekly Drama Ensembles

Please Note:

The commencement of the 2021 Drama programs will be contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health.

Activities for all programs currently have to adhere to current DoE COVID-19 restrictions. Link to Department of Education latest information on COVID-19.

The NSW Public Schools Drama Ensembles program aims to foster the development of talented students from Years 5-12 in drama. There are seven Drama Ensembles that rehearse weekly after school hours at The Arts Unit in Lewisham during school term. Application is by audition and open to NSW public school students.

2021 Drama Ensembles
Drama Ensembles

Primary Drama Ensemble Years 5-6 in 2021  Applications are now open

Junior Drama Ensembles Year 7-8 in 2021  Applications are now open

Senior Drama Ensembles Years 9-11 in 2021 

Drama Company Years 7-12 in 2021
Drama Company

Auditions for all 2021 programs will be held digitally via video submission.

Drama Tutors

Drama Tutor Ensemble Staff

Ensembles Drama TutorDrama Tutors work with students in the weekly drama ensembles to devise an original work for either State Drama Festival or a Digital Drama Festival.


Further Information

For enquires regarding the NSW Public Schools Drama Ensembles program, please email Jane Simmons or phone (02) 8512 1175.

The Arts Unit Website & Facebook Page:
To stay up-to-date with student and teacher drama opportunities provided by The Arts Unit, check the website regularly and follow our Facebook page for drama program updates, events, new Arts Unit Learning Hub resources and opportunities www.facebook.com/TheArtsUnit.