Screen Acting Ensemble - Audition

For adults 18 years +

Work as a member of an ensemble to develop screen acting skills while exploring methods of content creation. Further hone your Stanislavskian acting technique using a variety of contemporary scenes. This course is for students wishing to expand their practice of screen performance in an intensive and process focused program.

Over View:

NIDA Ensembles are intensive courses for those with dedication and creative potential. Classes take place 2 evenings per week over two terms. Students should have some prior experience or training. The course covers Stanislavskian acting technique and the technical elements of screen acting. It also considers the demands of the modern industry inspiring students to leave the course ready to go out and create their own work.

Entry is by audition.

Course components

  • Vocal and physical techniques to enhance acting versatility.
  • Work as Ensemble to create a range of self-generated screen content.
  • Effectively apply Stanislavskian technique to screen performance.


  • Effective working relationships within an ensemble.
  • Ability to envisage and realise self-generatedscreen projects.
  • Script analysis and performance technique to bring characters to life on screen.


Previous training and experience essential

Term dates

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6.30pm to 9.30pm

Term one: 31 July to 20 September, 2018
Term two: 23 October to 13 December, 2018


The course fee is $2,380 payable in two instalments.
A separate non-refundable audition fee of $35 will be charged.

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing that 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.

Audition information

You will be asked to prepare a scene and share an idea for a screen project in a group audition. Detailed information and a selection of scenes will be sent via a downloadable link within 2 working days of enrolment.

This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list

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