Masterclass Series

In 2017 Theatre Works transforms into a hub for performing arts with a new Masterclass Series with some of Melbourne’s most innovative artists and companies.

06/05/2017 - 03/06/2017

Performance Writing and Improvisation with Raimondo Cortese

This masterclass focuses on performance writing for theatre. It will guide you through the process of developing new performance work using techniques that allow you to focus on physical action and become emotionally connected with what you ‘speak’ from the point of view of character/writer.

07/08/2017 - 21/08/2017

Directing for Theatre Masterclasses

Explore the processes of directing for stage with Theatre Works Creative Director, John Sheedy.

4 Sessions on Monday Nights

04/09/2017 - 25/09/2017

Spring Series: Foundation Masterclass

This is a 4-week workshop series introducing the OpticNerve training process to actors, physical performers, theatre makers, directors and dancers.

For those familiar with OpticNerve’s work and/or training process it offers them an opportunity to extend their skills and to build a relationship with the company.

Artistic Director Tanya Gerstle and Ensemble members Stephen Phillips and Hannah Liddeaux will run the training.