Calling all Music Theatre writers for the next big hit

03 Oct 2012

The Victorian College of the Arts is calling on Music Theatre writers to submit new works, which could be developed into a major stage hit. Works selected will be put through a three-stage development process which will end with a “main stage” showcase for the general public and industry producers.

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Emerging Indigenous dancers to join Wilin Spring Intensive

17 Sep 2012

Seven talented young Aboriginal dancers from around the country will take part in the Wilin Spring Intensive for Indigenous contemporary dance at the Victorian College of Arts, 17-21 September 2012.

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Vaglini speaks to The Age

14 Sep 2012

Italian composer Riccardo Vaglini, in residence at the VCA, spoke to John Bailey at The Age about his activities Melbourne: Sound of finance strikes a chord. Please note: bookings for Vaglini's Astra concerts can be made here.

Round two of the $25,000 Professional Pathway scholarships

13 Sep 2012

Announcing round two of the $25,000 Professional Pathway scholarships - now open for application - available to recent Victorian College of the Arts & Melbourne Conservatorium of Music graduates.

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September e-newsletter 2012

07 Sep 2012

Read the September edition of the VCA & MCM e-newsletter.

Australia Council Young and Emerging Artist Award, from left: Laura Woodward (VCA), Simone Slee (VCA), Lydia Miller (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts, Australia Council), Luke Norden (Lend Lease)
VCA and Lend Lease win ABAF award

05 Sep 2012

The Victorian College of the Arts and Lend Lease have won the Australia Council Young and Emerging Artists Award at the prestigious Australia Business Arts Foundation’s (AbaF) Awards 2012 in Victoria, at Hamer Hall in Melbourne this week.

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International artists descend on Melbourne to teach and perform

04 Sep 2012

The Victorian College of the Arts and the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music will have a rich international flavour over the coming weeks, with four renowned foreign artists visiting to teach students.

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Graduates awarded Professional Pathways Scholarships

28 Aug 2012

Four recent graduates from the Faculty of VCA & MCM have been awarded the inaugural Professional Pathways Scholarships to help them develop their own professional careers while assisting local arts organisations.

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August e-newsletter 2012

08 Aug 2012

Read the August issue of the VCA & MCM e-newsletter.

Jon Campbell's 'Dream Team' wins Basil Sellers Art Prize

03 Aug 2012

Congratulations to VCA lecturer Jon Campbell, winner of the prestigious $100,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize  for his work, “Dream team”, depicting the nicknames of famous AFL players, past and present. The Age reports.

Calling Music Theatre Professionals

26 Jul 2012

What's the next stage in your career? What do you need to get there? VCA Music Theatre is interested to hear from Music Theatre professionals (performers and other creatives) who might be interested in further training or study to diversify or enhance your current skills with us.

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Hammerstein to headline Melbourne Music Theatre Symposium

25 Jul 2012

Internationally renowned music theatre expert, Oscar Hammerstein III, will headline a major Music Theatre Symposium at the Victorian College of the Arts, on 13 August.  Mr Hammerstein — the grandson of Oscar Hammerstein of Rodgers and Hammerstein fame — is a distinguished author and Adjunct Professor at New York's Columbia University.

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