Primary Drama Ensembles

Year 5 and 6

Applications have now closed.

The NSW public schools drama ensembles program aims to 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


Information regarding applications for 2022 will be available late 2021. 

Weekly rehearsal times

If you are successful in obtaining a position to the Drama Ensembles program, Primary Ensembles a full commitment to the program must be made. Successful students will attend weekly rehearsals after school hours at The Arts Unit, Lewisham.

  • All ensembles run on Wednesday afternoons and selected Sundays.


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 Ensembles $375.00

Performance opportunities

Primary Drama Ensembles will participate in either the State Drama Festival or a digital drama festival.


The Drama team
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