Student Showcases 2017

4 Feb - 31 Oct

Each year the Seymour Centre is proud to host a number of major performing arts showcases for The Arts Unit of the NSW Department of Education including HSC showcase programs in partnership with the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES).



OnSTAGE is a presentation and exhibition of group and individual performances and projects by HSC Drama students. In 2017 there will be two programs featuring individual performances and group-devised works. Writers OnSTAGE / OnSCREEN features rehearsed readings by professional actors and directors of two scripts plus the screening of three exemplary videos from individual projects of the HSC Drama exam. Individual projects including costume and set design, promotion and program, and theatre review will be on exhibition in the foyer of the York Theatre. Group booking form for schools will be available from 17 November 2016. 

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Callback 2016

A selection of outstanding performances and projects from Higher School Certificate Dance students presented by The Arts Unit in conjunction with BOSTES. Callback provides a vital window to the outcomes of the HSC Dance syllabus and a professional learning activity for HSC Dance teachers, both in service and pre-service. Dance students and especially prospective HSC Dance students, rely upon Callback as a valuable resource for their study through discussion, deconstruction and analysis of the works they observe. Workshops covering various aspects of the practical HSC Dance Course are run in conjunction with the performances.

Group booking form for all schools will be available from 18 November 2016.

OnSTAGE Information

Years: 11 – 12

Curriculum links: Stage 6 Drama

When: 4 – 10 February; Writers 8 – 10 February

Time: 1.30pm & 7.30pm (OnSTAGE), 10.30am (Writers)

Where: York & Everest Theatres

Duration: 120 minutes, including 20 minute interval. Writers 90 minutes, no interval

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Callback 2016 Information

Years: 10–12

Curriculum links: Dance

When: 9 – 10 February

Times: 1pm & 3pm

Where: Everest Theatre

Length: 90 minute, including interval