Education

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If you have time, you waste it

If you have time, you waste it

It’s Tuesday the 6th of May. I’m writing a column! This is a novel experience for the year; an unprecedented venture and let’s face it, the possibilities are endless. WHO KNOWS what I might have been doing during my online absence. I might have been riding elephants in Zimbabwe, or parachuting from…

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Kristine Landon-Smith appointed to NIDA Acting Department

Kristine Landon Smith

After an extensive international recruitment campaign, Kristine Landon-Smith is set to join the Acting department at NIDA, the National Institute of Dramatic Art. Kristine returns home to Australia after many years in Europe and the United Kingdom, where she has established herself as a theatre director, cultural entrepreneur and arts…

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Gotta Dance: Sydney’s new Dance Film Masterclass

Gotta Dance: Sydney’s new Dance Film Masterclass

Capturing dance on film has been an integral part of the movie industry for many years. Think back to the golden days of Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Gene Kelley and Cyd Charisse where movie musicals involved dancing production numbers both large and small. The evolution of dance from stage to…

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NIDA opens its doors on Saturday 2 June

NIDA's Al Pacino Visit, 2011

NIDA’s Open Day – so rare it only happens once every two years – is an opportunity to get behind the scenes at Australia’s leading dramatic arts institute and find out more about NIDA’s courses, public programs, productions, and facilities – and it’s happening again next month. Training ground of…

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Wicked makes Education Kits available

The hit Broadway musical Wicked has launched an Education Kit for NSW students. Suitable for both Primary (8 years and over) and Secondary students the Education Materials have been developed using a range of pedagogies with reference to the NSW Institute of Teachers, Professional Teaching Standards. Using the background materials provided and…

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