Dramawerkz Short Films to Premier on YouTube!

This has been a big semester – both globally and in our classrooms – and in amongst all of the uncertainty, I have been consistently uplifted by the positive attitudes and artistic ability of Dramawerkz students. Term 2 has seen our students invest their time into the making of short films about anything their heartContinue reading “Dramawerkz Short Films to Premier on YouTube!”

Drama Camp Fundraiser: Update

We understand that, in times like these, not everyone is keen on leaving their homes for social/fundraising calls, which makes our trivia night a little harder. Our trivia event is still going ahead (and we are keep up to date with Health Department directives) but for those of you who can’t make it, here’s aContinue reading “Drama Camp Fundraiser: Update”

Dramawerkz Goes to Stratford!

It’s official! Dramawerkz Youth Theatre will be returning to Stratford Shakespeare on the River Festival in 2020! We’re taking the town a brand new show: ‘Lyre Bird’, written and directed by Mia Boonen. Students will be in Stratford, Gippsland for 3 days – and we need your support to make this adventure accessible for allContinue reading “Dramawerkz Goes to Stratford!”

Registrations open for Semester 1, 2020!

Registrations are now open for Dramawerkz Youth Theatre in 2020! Perfect for ages 13-25, the DYT program trains students in performance skills as well as devising techniques and production management experience. Students are provided with many opportunities, including: – Internationally recognised accreditation with Trinity College, London. – A yearly drama camp – Community events –Continue reading “Registrations open for Semester 1, 2020!”

Semester 2 2018 Newsletter

Dramawerkz would like to thank everyone for their support in 2018…  Watch a quick video of our semester here:  ‘Such Sweet Sorrow’ is a musical co-written by Lisa Collins and Mia Boonen across the past two and a half years. It delves into the world of William Shakespeare – his life and his works. WeContinue reading “Semester 2 2018 Newsletter”

Semester 1 Newsletter

It’s been a huge semester for DramaWerkz students! Here’s a rundown: Dramawerkz Youth Theatre has had an incredible semester – including, but not limited to, taking our show ‘Such Sweet Sorrow’ to Stratford Shakespeare on the River Festival, Drama Camp 2019 and exams with Trinity College, London. Drama Camp 2019 took us to the glorious town ofContinue reading “Semester 1 Newsletter”

Congratulations to the cast and creators of ‘Out of Our Minds’ on a fantastic show!

‘Out of Our Minds’ was a huge success, taking place at Kindred Studios in Seddon to an audience of smiling faces! It featured 11 short pieces: all original ideas created by the company, that represented the amazing host of individuals in Dramawerkz Youth Theatre. Some were comic, some melancholic and there was a fair shareContinue reading “Congratulations to the cast and creators of ‘Out of Our Minds’ on a fantastic show!”

Dramawerkz: Out of Our Minds

Tickets are now on sale for ‘Out of Our Minds’ – our show at Kindred Studios on December 7. ‘Out of Our Minds’ is a collection of short, original works created by Dramawerkz Youth Theatre students. Over the past six months, they’ve used the combined power of their minds to devise works about everything thatContinue reading “Dramawerkz: Out of Our Minds”