Auditions set for Patrick Studios Australia

Patrick Studios Australia Full Time Dance 2016Patrick Studios Australia in Port Melbourne, VIC, offers various courses for hopefuls looking to one day perform professionally. Courses include Full Time Performing Arts (Certificates II, III and IV), Full Time Musical Theatre (Diploma) and The Academy, a high school of performing arts.


Auditions for the Full Time Performing Arts course will be held on Saturday, September 5. Then the Musical Theatre auditions will be held in October and the Academy auditions in November.


The two-year Full Time Performing Arts course is now one of the most successful in the country. Designed to educate and condition young dancers in every facet of the industry, this course offers training in all styles of dance, including jazz, ballet, contemporary, musical theatre, lyrical, tap and acrobatics. Plus it includes group vocal lessons and enforces gym and Pilates training, which helps discipline dancers in personal fitness and health. This course currently offers government assistance as well.


The Full Time Musical Theatre course is directed by one of Australia’s leading musical theatre choreographers, Andrew Hallsworth. It’s designed with more acting and singing hours than any other course in Australia. Specialised classes focus on safe voice technique and each class is capped at 20 students maximum for optimum attention. All dance classes are streamed into beginner, intermediate and advanced, catering for varying levels. This course currently offers Vet Fee help.


The Patrick Studios Academy fully integrates VCE with an extended Senior Elite Program. It’s perfect for gifted, self-motivated students in years 7 through to 12 who seek comprehensive training in the performing arts. Currently in the State of Victoria there is no training institution offering a program quite like this one.


For more information on these courses and additional details on upcoming auditions, visit


See Dance Informa’s 2016 Full Time Dance & Auditions Guide to learn more about the best full time courses in Australia, New Zealand and New York.