Primary Drama Ensembles

Year 5 and 6

Applications are now closed.

NSW public schools drama ensembles foster the development of talented students from Years 5 to 6 in drama. Ensembles rehearse weekly after school hours at The Arts Unit in Lewisham during school term. Application is by audition and open to NSW public school students.

Primary Drama Ensemble performing on stage

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

Weekly rehearsal times

Successful students obtaining a position to the drama ensembles program, a full commitment to the program must be made. 

Students will attend weekly rehearsals after school hours on Wednesdays and some Sundays at The Arts Unit, Lewisham.

Primary Drama Ensembles begin on on Wednesday 16 March 2022 and finish on Wednesday 22 June 2022.

  • Year 5 - 4:45 pm to 6:45 pm
  • Year 6 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Fees cover hire of regular tutors and industry professionals for intensive workshops, a Drama Ensemble t-shirt, and the sourcing and supply of costumes from professional designers for ensemble performances. Students will need to cover the costs of their own travel and/or accommodation if needed. All prices include GST.

  • Primary Drama Ensemble $385.00

Performance opportunities

Junior Drama Ensembles will participate in either the State Drama Festival or State Drama Festival Virtual.


The drama team
The Arts Unit
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