Through a range of flexible Short Courses, Intensives and Masterclasses, students of all ages, from kids to adults gain the necessary artistic tools to thrive in the film and television industry.
Based at Paddington Town Hall, our courses are taught by industry professionals who have a passion not only for the screen but also for passing on their expertise to willing and self-motivated actors.
If you’re thinking of joining the SDS family, we invite you to browse our range of Adult Acting Courses or SDS Youth classes. Or, you could always contact us to book a free observation class.
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 Higginbothams influence and expertise in casting allows the students to also glean valuable insights into the workings of the industry.
So, to help you navigate those bright lights and zooming lenses, we at SDS vow: