In 2019, the Young Wharfies will:
- Attend 7 productions throughout the year; Mary Stuart, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Così, Lord of the Flies, The Torrents, The Beauty Queen of Leenane and The Real Thing
- Explore aspects of each play in pre-show workshops
- Deconstruct each show in discussion groups with other Young Wharfie participants
- Participate in five masterclasses led by artists/creatives about
theatrical styles, playwriting, directing, programming and writing for
"Through the workshops I have gained insight
into the industry like never before, and I have been learning so much
from a broad spectrum of people with shining talents. Through the
theatre performances I have begun to understand what makes theatre
relevant to the past, present and future."
Charlotte Leamon, Young Wharfie 2018
Young Wharfies aims to build theatre literacy through watching and
analysing how meaning is created in live theatre, from the Elements of
Drama to directorial choices and Elements of Production.
How to apply
To apply, complete the online application form below, including a 300
word written response, and create a short video. Your video should tell
the story of who you are and why you would like to be part of the Young
Wharfies program. We want to see your individuality and creativity in
Applications close Fri 16 Nov 2018.
For any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (02) 9250 1768.