• NIDA Open short courses


Delivering programs across Australia, NIDA Open gives people of all ages and experience the opportunity to benefit from NIDA's world-renowned training methods and explore their own creativity through short courses, holiday classes, residencies and our intensive part-time studio courses.

Keen to try something new?

We offer a range of flexible, short courses for both young people and adults across the spectrum of dramatic arts disciplines. Courses run concurrent with school term or holiday timetables for students with all levels of experience from beginner to advanced. With no audition necessary to access a NIDA Open short course, there is something to suit everyone at any stage of their creative development.

Looking for something more advanced?

For committed and creative individuals seeking a rigorous and challenging training experience, NIDA Open offers intensive two to four week Residency and six or 12 month part-time Studio courses. Entry to Residency and Studio courses are by selection via an audition or interview.

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