Hunter School of the Performing Arts

PERFORMING AT OUR BEST

Telephone02 4952 3355

Emailhuntperfor-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Drama

Ravenna Gregory

HEAD TEACHER

studying Drama helps us understand ourselves, our society and our world - it helps us collaborate, create, critique and become confident actors on and off the stage

Dr. Kath Leahy

Faculty Goals

  • create a collaborative environment that supports creative risk taking
  • extend the natural talents of students through opportunities for expression and theatre making in the classroom and beyond
  • challenge students to think critically

Subjects

Stage 4

Y7 Drama Performing Arts Line

Y8 Drama Performing Arts Line

Y8 Project Based Learning: music theatre, acting technique, scriptwriting, community theatre

Stage 5

Y9 Drama Performing Arts Line

Y9 Project Based Learning: music theatre, acting technique, scriptwriting, community theatre

Y10 Drama Performing Arts Line

Y10 Project Based Learning: music theatre, acting technique, scriptwriting, community theatre

Stage 6

Preliminary Drama

HSC Drama

Activities

Shakespeare Carnival

Sharp Short Ensemble

Starstruck

DramaWorks

Biannual Musical

Senior Production

Junior Production

Improv Ensemble

Music Theatre Ensemble

Junior Ensembles

Features

Biannual International Drama Tour

Theatre excursions and workshops

Practitioner workshops

OnStage excursions

Showcases

Access to Hunter Theatre

Students selected for OnStage

State Drama Ensembles and Camps

Staff Members

Ravenna Gregory

Rosalia Kennedy

Andrew O'Callaghan

Katie Tennyson