Senior Drama Ensembles

Application Forms 

Auditions are open to all students who will be in Years 10, 11 & 12 in 2019 and attending public schools in NSW.
Drama Company Years 11-12 in 2019 - APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
Senior & Year 10 Drama Ensembles - Application Form Years 10-11 in 2019 - APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

Audition Dates & Times

Auditions will be held at The Arts Unit in Lewisham (near Lewisham Public School):-
• Drama Company
     First Audition - Tuesday 27 OR Wednesday 28 November 2018, 4.30-7pm
     Callback Audition - Thursday 29 November 2019; 4.30-7pm
• Senior Ensemble
     First Audition - Sunday 24 February 2019, 10am-12noon OR 2pm-4pm
     Callback Audition - Wednesday 27 February 2019; 5pm-7pm
• Year 10 Ensemble
     First Audition - Sunday 24 February 2019, 10am-12noon OR 2pm-4pm
     Callback Audition - Thursday 28 February 2019; 5pm-7pm

Audition Format

Drama Company will be expected to memorise and perform a small segment of the script from Macbeth, this will be emailed to your prior to audition. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a bottle of water.
Senior & Year 10 Drama Ensembles please prepare and memorise a 2-3 minute monologue of your choice to perform in the audition. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a bottle of water.

Weekly Rehearsal Times

If you are successful in obtaining a position to the Drama Ensembles program, a full commitment to the year must be made. Successful students will attend weekly rehearsals after school hours at The Arts Unit, Lewisham:-
• Drama Company
     Every Monday & Wednesday during school term 
     First Rehearsal: Monday 25 February 2019; 4.30pm-7pm
     School Holiday Shakespeare Intensive: 22-23 January 2019
• Senior Ensemble
     Every Wednesday during school term
     First Rehearsal: Wednesday 20 March 2019; 5pm-7pm
• Year 10 Drama Ensemble
     Every Wednesday during school term
     First Rehearsal: Wednesday 20 March 2019; 5pm-7pm

Fees

Fees cover hire of regular tutors and industry professionals for intensive workshopping, a Drama Ensemble t-shirt, and the sourcing and supply of costumes from professional designers for ensemble performances. Students will need to cover the costs of their own travel and/or accommodation if needed. All prices include GST:-
Drama Company $350.00
Senior Ensemble $380.00
Year 10 Ensemble $380.00

Performance Opportunities

Drama Company will perform William Shakespeare's Macbeth at NIDA; 15-17 May 2019
Senior & Year 10 Ensembles will participate in the State Drama Festival; 24-25 October 2019