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Coursework

Master of Theatre (Dramaturgy)

    • CRICOS Code: 085431G

    Where will this take me?

    Overview

    Networking opportunities

    Artistic collaborations with directors, choreographers, designers and other performance makers at the VCA, provide a unique opportunity to develop creative partnerships that can lead to future collaborations in your profession.

    Learning Outcomes

    On completion of this course, graduates will have developed:

    • Potential for artistic leadership and gain in-depth knowledge of dramaturgical philosophies and practices
    • Ability to creatively engage with textual, visual and performed artworks
    • Knowledge of practical and critical approaches to develop the future of Australian performance culture
    • Ability to work collaboratively in interdisciplinary projects
    • Advanced skills to work effectively in rehearsals with directors and creative teams.

    Our graduates have gone on to work in academia, creative industries management, theatre production and arts advocacy.

    Graduate pathways

    • Upon completion of the program, graduates can select to undertake further study in one of our research master degrees.

    Meet our Alum Stéphanie

    Director dramaturge Stéphanie shares a glimpse of her packed workday, from developing a kids show to Zoom meetings and reflects on her time at the VCA.