Centre Stage Drama Festival

Region: Rural North | Kempsey
Years 7 to 12
Local arts program Public schools Drama

Centre Stage Drama Festival is a secondary schools drama showcase open to public school students from Year 7 to Year 12. 

At the local schools level, the festival provides a clear focus for teachers to deliver specific classroom programs that lead toward demonstration of exemplary skills. 

Centre Stage Drama Festival is founded on equity principles with a focus on participation instead of competition. 

2023 dates 

Information on how to apply for Centre Stage Drama Festival will become available in Term 1, 2023.

COVID-19 notice

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

Visit the COVID-19 and public schools in NSW web page for more information.


Chris Dockrill
Simon Kermode
Arts Coordination Officer
Coffs Harbour


Bandbox Theatre
Sea Street and Wide Street
West Kempsey NSW 2440

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