Music Theatre grads talk about life after VCA on Joy FM

26 Oct 2012

VCA Music Theatre graduate Andrew Doyle talks to his former classmates Evan Lever, Jayde Kirchert and Zoy Frangos about their work on Moonshadow, Annie and An Officer and a Gentleman respectively, on Joy FM, download the podcast here.

Spiteri wins Herald Sun Aria

26 Oct 2012

Congratulations to MCM voice student tenor Brenton Spiteri who won the prestigious Herald Sun Aria Competition held on Monday 22 October 2012 in Hamer Hall.

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Inside Art TV at the VCA

25 Oct 2012

Inside Art TV recently visited the VCA. Watch Master of Fine Art student Camille Hannah, Master of Contemporary Art student Andrew Treloar and Head of Photography Lou Hubbard talk to Michel Lawrence about their VCA experience: Inside Art TV: Series 2, Episode 6.

IFAC Australian Singing Competition Finalists

19 Oct 2012

Congratulations to MCM students Jeremy Kleeman (bass baritone) and Charlotte Betts Dean (mezzo soprano), selected as two of five finalists from a large pool of young operatic talent from across Australia and New Zealand for this year's Australian Singing Competition Finals Concert.

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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