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  1. Sally Smart interview: Staging the Studio

    Sally Smart in her studio. Photo: Giulia McGauran.

    In Staging the Studio, Sally Smart brings together artworks and ideas that form an incredibly perfect circle. Here, she explains.


  2. Jon Cattapan: a portrait of the artist as a new director

    VCA Director Professor Jon Cattapan. Photo: Giulia McGauran.

    As he begins a new role at the Victorian College of the Arts, Jon Cattapan talks life, loss and longevity in one of his most cherished …


  3. Meet Louris van de Geer, Master of Writing for Performance graduate

    Louris van de Geer. Photo: Save Schulman, 2017.

    Louris van de Geer started her performance writing career as a teenager. Now a Master of Writing for Performance graduate, she talks to Sophie Duran about …


  4. Vale Cris Jones, director

    Cris Jones with actor Matilda Brown on the set of The Death and Life of Otto Bloom. Picture: Suzy Wood.

    It is with great sadness and shock that we heard the news this week that VCA Film and Television graduate, Cris Jones, had passed away aged …


  5. Meet Jenni Little, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre) graduate

    Jenni Little and cast in 42nd Street, presented by Music Theatre Company 2015 at the Victorian College of the Arts.

    Jenni Little graduated from the Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre) in 2015. Since then, she has performed in Follies: In Concert, The 25th Putnam County …


  6. 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 …


  7. The Louvre Abu Dhabi: why the critics are wrong

    The Louvre Abu Dhabi.

    The much-anticipated new art museum is opening in the United Arab Emirates later this year; here’s why it should be considered a global art envoy rather …


  8. The demon dance: a modern reimagining

    The Demon Machine Benda D’Ora, 1936. Picture: National Library of Australia

    VCA Dance students are recreating a seminal work from the founder of Australia’s first modern dance company, nearly 90 years after it was first performed in …


  9. 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 …


  10. University of Melbourne ‘breaks ground’ on Melbourne Conservatorium of Music

    Construction of the $104.5 million Ian Potter Southbank Centre will begin with an official “breaking ground” event on Wednesday 2 August. Attended by University of Melbourne …


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