Leading artists challenge NIDA students to drive change in the arts
6 February 2018The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) this week proudly welcomed its new and returning Bachelor of Fine Arts and VET students, joining its Master of Fine Arts students who began last week..
1 February 2018The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) welcomed its new Master of Fine Arts students in Cultural Leadership, Design, Directing, and Writing for Performance to the Kensington campus this week..
NIDA graduates sparkle at the Sydney Theatre Awards
23 January 2018In an event that celebrated the best of Australian independent, mainstage and musical theatre, NIDA graduates sparkled in almost every category of the 13th Sydney Theatre Awards. NIDA alumni also took home the main awards in Acting, Directing, Design and Lighting.
Jessica Arthur: The working life of a theatre director
19 January 2018What's life like as a theatre director? NIDA alumni Jessica Arthur (Directing, 2015), is directing one of the first Sydney Theatre Company shows for 2018, Lethal Indifference, in February.
Discover the new 2018 term classes program from NIDA Open
18 January 2018NIDA term classes are a vibrant opportunity for children to develop and discover their creativity. After school or on the weekends, term classes are held in Kensington and on location in Kellyville, Chatswood, Summer Hill, Parramatta and our new venue in Glebe at the Australian Performing Arts Grammar School.
What does human-centered design have to do with humans?
8 January 2018NIDA is copresenting an introductory workshop to human-centered design, a problem-solving approach that begins with building empathy and ends with designing innovative new product solutions. Hosted at our NIDA Melbourne studios in Southbank, it features NIDA tutors with Rahul Soans, Founder and Director of the Disruptive Business Network.
20 December 2017As we approach the end of the year, and students, staff and NIDA community members look forward to the festive break, NIDA Director/CEO Kate Cherry reflects on the past 12 months, in what was her first year as head of NIDA..