Term 6 | 2nd November – 7th December | Saturdays 10am – 1pm

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Film Features and Drama Series Masterclass

October 26th | 10am – 4pm

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Youth Acting Masterclass with Toni Higginbotham and Stephen J. King

27th October & 3rd November | 10am – 3pm

Ages: 8-17

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SDS Youth School Holiday Workshops

Summer 2019 | Ages 8-17

16th – 18th of December
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Welcome to Sydney Drama School

Established in 2012 by one of Australia’s leading casting agents, Toni Higginbotham, SDS understands more than any other acting school the pressures and challenges of the film and television industry. But, we are also excited by its possibilities. SDS is dedicated to creating a positive and inspiring environment which allows all actors to grow and develop their craft. Toni Higginbotham’s influence and expertise in casting allows the students to glean valuable insights into the workings of the industry.

Short Courses

Duration | 6 Weeks

Our core offering at SDS. 6 week term-based Short Courses.
Acting For Screen, Acting Technique and Acting For Camera.

TVC Casting Intensives

Duration | 1 Day

Introduction to the world of commercial casting.


Duration | 1 Day+

Intensives taught by acclaimed industry leaders.

SDS Youth

SDS YOUTH is a branch of SDS that offers young actors between the ages of 8-17 the opportunity to develop their improvisation, characterisation and screen acting skills.


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