Adelaide: 9th & 10 June 2019 (SA Dance Festival)
Sydney First Round: Friday 21st June 2019
Second Round: TBC - please check with us
Perth: Sunday 23rd June 2019 (WA Dance Expo)
- Fulltime Cert IV in Dance
- Fulltime Diploma of Musical Theatre
- Fulltime Diploma in Dance (Elite Performance)
- Fulltime Cert IV in Dance Teaching Management
- Village Nation College (Performing Arts High School)
At Village Nation we provide our students with the best all rounded education to prepare them fully for a professional career in the performing arts industry. Our Full Time courses are the perfect training course for those looking to expand their skills in all styles of the performing arts.
Our aim is to provide the best performance training and experience, coupled with a strong focus on mental and spiritual wellbeing to ensure each student is adequately prepared for the rigours of the performing arts Industry.
Throughout the year you will work with Australia’s most prestigious and experienced industry specialists, as well as the best up-and-coming choreographers. In addition to the best training available, through our widespread industry connections the students get frequent performance opportunities at large scale events Village Nation currently operates from a state-of-the-art studio in Alexandria, with all 7 studios custom-built with sprung Harlequin floors, mirrors, sound systems, and audio/visual equipment.
The campus is well serviced by public transport, with bus and train services, and Green Square station is only a short 8 min walk. Students are eligible to apply for Concession Opal Cards. Students in the full-time course may apply for Youth Allowance, Austudy and Abstudy.
SUBJECTS: Develop Dance Partnering Technique; Develop expertise in jazz dance technique; Develop expertise in street jazz technique; Develop expertise in dance performance technique; Develop expertise in ballet technique; Develop expertise in contemporary dance technique; Develop expertise in tap dance technique; Develop Self as Artist; Develop choreography skills; Create and perform dance pieces; Refine movement skills for performance; Rehearse technique for performance; Develop expertise in musical theatre; Apply movement and behavioural principles to physical conditioning; Contribute to the organisation of productions; Facilitate inclusion for people with a disabilities; Operation application software packages; Apply legal and ethical instructional skills; Provide first aid; Design and develop learning programs; Assess competence; Plan assessment activities and processes.
“Village Nation College has definitely changed my life. I love waking up everyday and getting to spend my days in such a friendly and safe environment where I am able to be myself and creative, while also getting an education. At the College we are so lucky to get to learn from so many industry professionals and I am continuously inspired not only by the incredible faculty but also by my peers who have become my second family. Village Nation College is so beneficial for young artists to grow as performers and it also allows students to learn life skills that are required when entering the industry as a professional. I absolutely love attending Village Nation College and wouldn’t trade the experience for the world!” - Tiana Vassallo Yr 9 student at Village Nation College