This a two year Course is registered as a WACE Course with the Curriculum Council of WA and, on completion, is worth 2 Units towards the Certificate. Schools are notified of the student’s enrolment at Stage door with the registration carried out by the student’s school. To satisfy WACE requirements, 90% attendance is required and is strictly adhered to be Stage Door School.
(There is currently availability for 4 more students in 2021).
Year 10, 11 and 12 and GAP year students from 2021
* All fees include GST
$6,000.00 each year – 22 classes (5hrs/wk)/year, part time (after hours) 12 places maximum. Acceptance is after interview and possible audition.
Course Content – One hour each class of 5hrs/wk – 11 classes per Semester. (Two Semesters)
Acting – the basics of acting and guidance with monologue technique, script analysis, character analysis, stage movement. An element of Screen Acting and possible Show reel if standards permit.
Improvisation – Improvisation technique and how to broaden your thoughts. Working in teams.
Repertoire Class – New song material suitable for audition. Developing interpretation of different styles. Historical learning by composer, Music theatre history and iconic musicals. Discussion on industry details and aspects. How to do a successful audition.
Music Skills – Basic keyboard technique, music theory and Aural work.
Modern and Jazz, Contemporary Dance/Movement – at a level suitable.
Performance – Participation in performance is required during the course.
Other opportunities for participation in group work or plays and musicals will arise and are optional but encouraged. Once students enrol for a full time course they have access to all other classes at Stage Door, after approval and arrangement with the Director.
Fees are payable per Semester @ $3,000 by the first class of each Semester. Certificates are presented on completion and only on full payment of fees. A $550 non refundable deposit is payable on application. Other time payment arrangements can be made on acceptance of application.
Full fees are payable if students withdraw from the Course for whatever reason. This includes the option of time payments.
Dates for 2021:
Semester 1: Wk beginning March 8, 15, 22, 29. May 3, 10, 17, 24. June 14, 21, 28.
Semester 2: Wk beginning Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. Sept. 6, 13, 20. Oct 11, 18, 25.