NIDA Design for the Theatre

Design for the Theatre

For adults 18+

Level: Core Techniques

Bring the page to the stage as you explore bold and imaginative design options for the Theatre. Examine the principles of set and costume design through practical exercises and discover the art of communicating character and story to a live audience. Discover techniques that meet the unique demands of production and challenge yourself creatively.

Course components

  • Explore design principles through practical demonstrations and in class activities
  • Learn approaches to working effectively with directors and collaborating with other members of the production team
  • Engage in creative techniques to communicate character and story through set and costume design

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Some experience recommended

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Flights and Accommodation: From time to time we may need to cancel an advertised course. Before booking flights and accommodation for travel to attend a NIDA Open course, please contact the NIDA Open office to confirm if your course will proceed as planned. NIDA does not accept liability for any associated costs of attendance or cancellation.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing you can move in for all drama and performance related courses. Clothing that restricts movement is inappropriate.
  • Please wear closed-in shoes. Shoes may be removed in the rehearsal room on the direction of the class tutor.
  • Please bring along a pen, notebook or electronic device and a bottle of water to all classes.
$675 $607.51 Limited inc GST
Design for the Theatre

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