NIDA acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which we learn and tell stories, the Bidjigal, Gadigal, Dharawal and Dharug peoples, and we pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders past and present.


Open Day 2024

From costume design and stage management to acting and musical theatre, learn more about our course offerings and explore behind the scenes of Australia’s leading dramatic arts educator at NIDA Open Day in 2024.

15 Jun 2024
9:30am – 3:45pm

Open Day 2024

Interested in studying at NIDA, or just curious about what we offer? NIDA Open Day is the perfect opportunity for prospective students to visit the campus and get a taste of the NIDA experience. NIDA theatres, workshops, studios and creative spaces come alive with new and current students, ready to explore the arts.

Whether you want to be centre stage or behind the scenes, you can learn about all NIDA’s course offerings, meet alumni and current students, observe classroom activities, check out students’ creative work in costume, make-up and more, as well as ask questions during our faculty panels and even watch student productions.

If you already know what you want to study, Open Day is an excellent chance to get application tips, straight from NIDA faculty and alumni.

At Open Day, you’ll get a sense of what life at NIDA is like, and where your future with us can take you.

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