Posts tagged with Theatre

  1. Censorship and celebration at La Mama

    La Mama Theatre. Wikimedia

    Fifty years of La Mama theatre is documented in the University of Melbourne Archives, offering an insight into the emergence of Melbourne’s avant-garde theatre scene in …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/17/censorship-and-celebration-at-la-mama

  2. The Method gone bananas? How motion capture actors are embracing their inner ape

    A motion capture suit worn in The Legend of Tarzan. Author provided.

    By Matt Delbridge, University of Melbourne All hail the Monkey King. Andy Serkis’s touching performance as Caesar in War for the Planet of the Apes has …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/02/the-method-gone-bananas-how-motion-capture-actors-are-embracing-their-inner-ape

  3. Dressing Macbeth

    Esther Marie Hayes sheds some light on the inspirations behind her costume design for Macbeth at Melbourne Theatre Company. Costume designer Esther Marie Hayes didn’t study Shakespeare …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/19/dressing-macbeth

  4. Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship winners announced

    Trent Crawford with his video installation work Liquidity. Photo: Sav Schulman.

    The 2017 Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowships, worth $75,000, were awarded last night to four University of Melbourne graduates from the Victorian College of the …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/14/keith-and-elisabeth-murdoch-travelling-fellowship-winners-announced

  5. Performing, acting, teaching – the pros and cons of an interdisciplinary career

    What does it take to concentrate several seemingly-competing careers into one? Best ask concert pianist, theatre-maker and VCA Senior Lecturer Dr Zachary Dunbar. On 8 May 2017, as …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/21/performing-acting-teaching-the-pros-and-cons-of-an-interdisciplinary-career

  6. Vanitas: an app to die for

    An app that lets audience members experience Melbourne General Cemetery like never before? Victorian College of the Arts Lecturer in Theatre Robert Walton explains more.  By Robert Walton, …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/05/19/vanitas-a-theatre-app-to-die-for

  7. Production notes: set designing at the VCA

    VCA Production student Alex Rothnie with his set model

    Third-year Victorian College of the Arts student Alex Rothnie took a circuitous route into Production. His highlight so far? Working as a set designer on the …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/05/04/production-notes-set-designing-at-the-vca

  8. New direction for Acting and Theatre at the VCA

    VCA Acting Company 2016 in Much Ado About Nothing. Image: Lachlan Woods.

    Aspiring actors and theatre-makers will be offered two new degrees by the Victorian College of the Arts from 2018.

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/04/28/new-direction-for-acting-and-theatre-at-the-vca

  9. In The Making – Alice Darling

    Alice Darling – Master of Directing for Performance “At the end of the day I feel so excited to do the work that I do, and …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/04/20/in-the-making-alice-darling

  10. National number-one ranking in Performing Arts for the University of Melbourne

    Vocal students perform with the University of Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in the 2015 Chancellor's Concert in Sydney. Photo: Prudence Upton.

    The University of Melbourne has been ranked as number one in Australia for Performing Arts in the recently-released QS World University Rankings. From a placement in …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/03/30/national-number-one-ranking-in-performing-arts-for-the-university-of-melbourne

Number of posts found: 11