Schools Programs


Facilitated by teaching artists who are leaders in their field and designed to support teachers in the delivery of the WA Drama Curriculum our workshop program is available as an excursion to the State Theatre Centre of WA or in the comfort of your own classroom.

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  • Working with Text

    – extend skills through monologues, scene work or directing workshops.

  • The Actor’s Instrument

    – refine performances skills through vocal and physical training.

  • Devising

    – learn improvisation and physical theatre techniques.

  • Original Solo Performance

    – hone skills in writing and performing solo performances, ideal preparation for ATAR/WACE examinations

  • Design

    – explore set, costume, lighting and sound processes used in theatre-making.

  • Student Ambassadors

    Black Swan Theatre Company’s Ambassador Program offers a unique opportunity for 4 students in Years 11-12 to provide input into the company from a youth perspective, to attend exclusive masterclasses and events that will grow leadership and advocacy skills. We encourage and embrace differences, and the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion.

    Download Nomination Form here

    Submissions close Friday 24 September, 5pm.

  • Work Experience Intensives

    Collaborate with like-minded peers and industry professionals in our 2-day theatre boot camp. Aligned with productions of York (July) and Animal Farm (October) these immersive programs are open to students in Years 10-12 who want to refine performance and theatre-making skills and explore Arts career pathways.

    Friday 23 - Saturday 24 July

    His Majesty’s Theatre, Hay Street Perth

    10 – 4pm

    Participation includes masterclasses, theatre tour and tickets to York at State Theatre Centre of WA

    Fully Booked

    Friday 15 - Saturday 16 October

    State Theatre Centre of WA, William Street, Perth

    10 – 4pm

    Participation includes masterclasses, theatre tour and tickets to Animal Farm at State Theatre Centre of WA

    Places are limited.

    Download Booking form here

    $50 per student