Education – The Australian Shakespeare Company



School Hoilday Programs

During the school holidays, we offer aspiring performers aged 9 to 17 a variety of week long and short courses to develop skills in acting, communication and interpretation.

“I just love the language. I also love learning about the plays and having to learn lines. The tutors just make it so fun!”.

Darcy - Aged 9

Graduate Players

Work with industry professionals, tour overseas and perform in Melbourne! A fantastic experience for anyone wanting to get a taste for performing Shakespeare!

“Bravehearts has been a fantastic experience. It’s really helped me open my eyes and see what the world of acting professionally is truly like. I’ve loved every moment of it.”

Chloe Sobels, Braveheart Cast

School Incursions

Tap into the experience and expertise of the Australian Shakespeare Company’s actors, directors and educators with our incursions for Theatre Studies and English students. Teachers benefit too with our one-on-one intensive to help develop your Shakespeare unit. Click Here for more infomation…

I am so thankful for professional theatre educators and actors such as yourself who are willing to guide and mentor our students to enable them to develop and grow beyond what we can give them in the classroom.

Kate Kinsella - Luther College

School Bookings

Our 2018 season brings to the stage A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night and Pygmalion. Schools can take advantage of discounted tickets via our online booking form.

“Shakespeare under the Stars” is an incredible experience for Drama and Theatre Studies students as it is so immersive with the actors constantly interreacting with the audience.

Melinda Slade - Peninsula Grammer