NIDA design student selected for Australia-Denmark Utzon exchange

23 August 2019 Master of Fine Arts (Design for Performance) student Aislinn King is one of five Australian students chosen to carry on the Utzon Design Principles in the Sydney Opera House’s 2019 Multidisciplinary Australian Danish Exchange (MADE). She will go to Denmark in January 2020.

Vanessa Bates wins an AWGIE for Best Theatre for Young Audiences

23 August 2019 NIDA congratulates Vanessa Bates (Playwrights Studio) for her Best Theatre for Young Audiences Award.

Mood-lighting: NIDA’s annual Weimar Kabarett

1 August 2019 NIDA’s directing, design, musical theatre, live production/technology and make-up students worked together to create an immersive, humorous, passionate, mischievous Weimar Era cabaret.

Creative Director of Vogue Australia, Jillian Davison visits NIDA

25 July 2019 Creative Director of Vogue Australia, Jillian Davison, came to NIDA to meet the next generation of creative artists in our Design for Performance, Costume, and Properties and Objects (‘props’) degrees.

ABC Radio National’s NIDA 60th anniversary episode

22 July 2019 Recently, NIDA was thrilled to have the team from ABC Radio National and ABC TV in the building recording a special 60th anniversary episode of The Stage Show.

Vale George Whaley

8 August 2019 Australian stage, film and TV director, actor, playwright, teacher and former NIDA Head of Acting George Whaley has died, aged 85.
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