Musician Ravi Shankar honoured in new University of Melbourne scholarship

17 Oct 2012

The Ravi Shankar Scholarship for World Music will support an international Masters applicant who is deemed to be an outstanding music scholar or performer with AUD$15,000 in tuition fee help over the durations of their degree.
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Daniel Schlusser, photo: Lachlan Woods
VCA awards George Fairfax Memorial Award to director Daniel Schlusser

12 Oct 2012

The VCA School of Performing Arts is pleased to announce the 2012 recipient of the prestigious $20,000 George Fairfax Memorial Award is Theatre Director Daniel Schlusser.

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New Masters in screen production at the VCA

11 Oct 2012

Leon Salom talks to artsHub about our new Master of Production Design for Screen.

Stephen Haley: Somewhere About Now

10 Oct 2012

Light and reflection are on show in an exhibition of work by VCA artist and lecturer Stephen Haley at Glen Eira's City Council Gallery. Read more in the Voice.

Drawing on experience

10 Oct 2012

Parenthood gave Melbourne artist and alumna Tai Snaith insight into the state of children’s picture books. She thought she could improve on the existing quality offered and produced The Family Hour in Australia. She spoke to Chris Weaver at the Voice about an unexpected project.

October e-newsletter 2012

04 Oct 2012

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

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Contemporary Music at the VCA celebrates with a showcase concert

03 Oct 2012

The re-vitalised teaching of Contemporary Music at the University of Melbourne’s Victorian College of the Arts will be celebrated with a showcase concert at the Melbourne Recital Centre on 23 October.

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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.