Holiday classes

Jump into life over the holidays!

Stretch your creative muscles with NIDA’s holiday short courses. Whether you are a five year old attending your very first drama class or an aspiring artist participating in our summer residency program, there is a NIDA Open experience for everyone at every age or stage. NIDA is registered as a COVID Safe business with the NSW Government and is committed to providing a safe environment for our community.

Find a course for ages 2-18

Find a course for adults

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Gift vouchers

The NIDA Open Gift voucher provides all customers with the perfect gift solution for your family and friends – spend as little or as much as you would like to put towards the best gift you could possibly give and make dreams come true.
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Receive a 10% earlybird discount by booking early
Four weeks before the course start date for ages 2–18
Two weeks before the course start date for adults

Creative Kids NSW
Claim your $100 Creative Kids voucher today.
As a registered provider for the Creative Kids program, you can redeem your voucher with us and let your child develop new skills. Enrol them in a new activity so they can create something great.
For more information regarding the Creative Kids program, or to learn more about the more than 40 government savings and rebates to help with your cost of living, visit

Course dates

Spring Holidays 2021

Classes in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland run 18 September to 3 October.

What people are saying

"I loved expressing myself creatively whilst challenging and improving my skills with great supportive tutors and fun, like-minded students. I wish every week was NIDA week!"
Film School Production, Grades 11–12 student

"Cate loved the process of learning how to develop characters and skills. She enjoyed the interaction with other students and the performing at the end of the week."
Parent, NIDA Drama School, Grades 7–10

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