Drama, acting and performing arts classes presented by NIDA Open!
Calling all aspiring artists, NIDA Open is back in Brisbane in 2021!
Based on the National Institute of Dramatic Art’s world-renowned training techniques, NIDA Open offers a range of fun and engaging performing arts classes for kids of all ages, experience and skill levels.
Developed especially for children and young people, NIDA Open courses provide a safe and encouraging environment where kids can unleash their inner actor, build confidence and find their creative voice, ensuring an enriching experience for everyone.
NIDA Open offers short courses and holiday classes in Brisbane and around Australia, led by a skilled team of teaching artists with experience across theatre, film, TV, entertainment and education.
Real world performing arts training for kids
Courses at NIDA Open provide practical skill-based learning in the performing arts, led by industry experts with a focus on personal and creative development. These classes are based on the same training that has helped NIDA graduates achieve success on the stage, on-screen and behind-the-scenes.
Whether your child is looking to refine their creative skillset or try something completely new, NIDA Open classes offer kids a fun way to ignite their imagination and develop skills such as communication, leadership and collaboration – qualities that NIDA Open students will benefit from for life!
Nida Open classes for kids in Brisbane
NIDA Open runs classes including acting, screen acting, drama, public speaking, TV presenting and more in Brisbane, including short courses during school holidays and term classes in term time.
Face-to-face classes are run from TAFE Brisbane, South Bank, and St Laurence’s College, Brisbane.
COVID-safe @ NIDA – NIDA’s priority is ensuring a safe and supportive environment for students and staff. For the full list of COVID-safe practices and procedures for all NIDA Open venues and activity, please visit https://www.open.nida.edu.au/health-and-safety-face-to-face.
About NIDA Open term classes
NIDA Open term courses are designed across a four-term structure within the following learning framework:
Term one Improvisation and Performance Craft Term two Voice and Movement Term three Devising and Contemporary Practice Term four Script Work and Technique
Each term, students are encouraged to explore new ideas, expand their creative thinking skills, and pursue their passion. Then, in Week 8, family and friends are invited to attend Open Sessions to see what your budding artists have been working on!
About NIDA Open holiday classes
School holidays are the perfect opportunity for students to really let their imaginations run wild, with a range of courses designed to excite and inspire. With courses running from one day to one week, students are able to try multiple disciplines, from acting and performing to designing and making.
Book early and save!
Book four weeks before the course start date and receive a 10% earlybird discount. Book all four terms at the same time and receive a 15% discount.
For more information please call 1300 450 417 or visit open.nida.edu.au.