Roll over Beethoven
21 Nov 2012
MCM student Peter Wilson is one of the pianists playing the fourth movement of Beethoven's 9th symphony, Ode to Joy, from inside a Bechstein grand piano as part of the Kaldor Public Art Project #26: Stop, Prepare, Repair by US artists Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla. Watch him play the piano upside-down and back-to-front on The Age and on the ABC's 7.30 Report.
Graduate Season Dance Australia review
14 Nov 2012
Read the Dance Australia review of the VCA's Graduate Dance Season.
Sydney Symphony premieres Conyngham's first symphony
13 Nov 2012
Sydney Symphony performed the premiere of Prof Barry Conyngham's new symphony, commissioned by Justice Jane Mathews and dedicated to Richard Gill in celebration of this contribution to Sydney Symphony's education program. Read Peter McCallum's review for the Sydney Morning Herald.
November e-newsletter 2012
12 Nov 2012
Read the November edition of the VCA & MCM e-newsletter.
Ron Murray lights the fire at Wilin Week 2012. Photo: Jorge De Araujo.
Wilin Centre celebrates 10 years of fostering Indigenous cultural expression
09 Nov 2012
The Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development will celebrate it's 10th birthday with a free concert and exhibition at Melbourne's Federation Square this month. Read More
VCA Clickers - the new film society at the Victorian College of the Arts
07 Nov 2012
VCA Clickers, the new film society at the Victorian College of the Arts, launches with its Premiere Screening of SIDE BY SIDE at Federation Hall on Thursday 15 November at 6.30pm. Read More
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.
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.
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. Read More
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. Read More
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