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Front row L to R: Gary McPherson, Richard Gill, Penny Hutchinson, Barry Conyngham. Back row L to R: Christine Heald, Jeremy Kleeman, Carlos Barcenas, Georgia Hawes and Kirilie Blythman.
Australia's future opera stars to study in Melbourne

09 Dec 2011

Eight of the country’s best and brightest opera singers have been selected for a new National Graduate Opera Program that will run next year as part of a collaboration between the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music and Victorian Opera.

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Malthouse's 2012 Female Director in Residence

07 Dec 2011

Alumna Adena Jacobs (Master Theatre Practice, 2008) will be the Malthouse Theatre's female director-in-residence next year. ArtsHub reports.


ABC Arts put student work on show

07 Dec 2011

ABC Arts Gateway features work from our visual art, production and film & tv students.


Film still from 'Northkids' by Jonathan Leahy (BFTV Honours, 2011)
VCA students graduate to big screen

29 Nov 2011

Catch a glimpse of the state’s best up and coming filmmakers when graduating students from the VCA School of Film and Television showcase their works on the big screens at ACMI in December.

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Sarah Berners, Master of Fine Art, gallery installation of 'Object Appendage', 2010.
Art Masters exhibit Master Arts

25 Nov 2011

The art works of Masters students from the VCA’s School of Art will be exhibited at the Margaret Lawrence Gallery and throughout the School of Art Studios from 6 to 11 December.

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Dance Australia reviews Dance Graduation Season

23 Nov 2011

Read the Dance Australia Review: Resonate, Revolve, Reflect by Susan Bendall.


The Mike Walsh Fellowships

23 Nov 2011

Congratulations to VCA alumni Jenny Ellis and Naomi Edwards, both selected as 2011 Mike Walsh Fellows.

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'Understanding Africa' by Jose Consul Goncalves Junior
Student wins GSHSS Photo Competition 2011

22 Nov 2011

1st prize was awarded to Master of Community Cultural development student Jose Consul Goncalves Junior for his photograph 'Understanding Africa'.


Dance to the tune of the Giant Theremin

22 Nov 2011

Stephanie Lake (BDance, 1999) has created choreography with VCA Dance students to launch the Giant Theremin by Robin Fox as part of Melbourne Music Week. The Age reports.


November e-newsletter

18 Nov 2011

Read the Nov - Dec edition of the VCA and Melbourne Conservatorium e-newsletter.


Encouraging a positive sense of home

17 Nov 2011

Centre for Cultural Partnerships artist-researchers, Dr James Oliver and Marnie Badham have been involved in a special community-based arts project. The Melbourne Voice reports.


Public art project by artist John Meade

17 Nov 2011

School of Art lecturer John Meade has created a major new sculpture consisting of six suspended elements, Riverside Corolla, in response to the large glassed atrium space of Melbourne’s Southgate.