SCEGGS DARLINGHURST

Drama

Audition Notice – Saving SCEGGS
SCEGGS Darlinghurst will present Saving SCEGGS by Linden Wilkinson in Term IV. The play examines a critical chapter in the history of SCEGGS and will be a perfect way to enter the School's 125th celebrations in 2020.

Ms Eddi Goodfellow will be directing.

Auditions will be conducted at SCEGGS, St Peter’s Playhouse on Wednesday June 19 and Friday June 21 from 4pm to 6pm. Please note that the audition will take the form of a workshop and all applicants will audition together. You need not prepare anything but cold reads will be given on the day.
Callback auditions will be conducted on Tuesday June 25th. Applicants will be contacted by email on Friday June 21st if they have received a callback audition and will be required to prepare an allocated speech.

The production will feature a cast of students from Years 7 to 11 and you are invited to express your interest in auditioning. Please email your intention to audition to petereyers@sceggs.nsw.edu.au and include a headshot (this is only for identification purposes and may be taken with mobile phone or your school photo), some detail about your performance experience and your preferred audition day.

Production dates: Thursday November 21 to Saturday November 23 at 7pm. Saturday November 23 at 3pm.
Venue: The Great Hall – SCEGGS Darlinghurst.

 

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Drama Tour - New York & Chicago
The Drama Department will be running a tour to the U.S.A. in April 2020. The tour will travel to Chicago and New York taking in visits to extraordinary theatre and participation in workshops, along with awesome sight-seeing and mandatory shopping. The tour is for girls in Years 10, 11 or 12 in 2020. It is open initially to girls currently studying Drama. If places are available, we will offer it to other girls who can demonstrate a strong interest in Drama.

Deposits are now due to secure your place.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
An excursion to the musical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has been planned for students in Years 7-10 St Peter’s Players and Academic Drama. This trip to the theatre will take place on Sunday June 23 at 6.00pm. Keen students are advised to return permission slips in a timely fashion to secure participation.


A Chorus Line – Bookings
Bookings are now open for our 2019 Musical – A Chorus Line. Tickets may be obtained from The Seymour Centre box office. 


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Here’s another glimpse, inside our rehearsal room:

  

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Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion.
― Martha Graham – Teacher / Choreographer

Peter Eyers
Head of Drama