Kick starting Oktoberfest in Melbourne this weekend


Stunning showgirls – dance graduates Hayley Martin and Alex Gray


LIN YIN, current Diploma of Musical Theatre student, as the hero girl in Officeworks’ new TVC campaign. Watch it here

Dani Kanizay

Bon Voyage, Dani Kanizay full-time dance graduate class of 2016. We’re going to miss you! Dani will be jumping on board Princess Cruises at the end of the month, starting with rehearsals in the US.

Sneak Preview 2017

SNEAK PREVIEW Mid-year show Dance & Musical Theatre departments. ON SALE NOW. Featuring full-time students in both the dance & music theatre departments, showcasing short works in various dance styles and iconic musical theatre scenes. Saturday, 22 July 2017 6:30pm (Running time 2 hours including interval) Darebin Arts Centre Cnr St Georges Road and Bell […]


Dance World studios Students Performing on a Vicks TVC

Vicks VapoDrops’ new TVC with SEBASTIAN JOHNSTON as the key visual. Also featured are dance graduates RIC PRANGNELL & PAULINE DACAYA; current full-time student JOE GAUDION; and dance lecturers TREVOR SANTOS & MELINDA TZAMBAZAKIS. Represent! This TVC was choreographed by JASON TEASEDALE, who recently joined our teaching faculty. SEE VIDEO

Congratulations Ric

Congratulations Ric

Colors artists and DW alumnus, RIC PRANGNELL, cast as Starkey in the world premiere of Bonnie Lythgoe’s production, THE ADVENTURES OF PETER PAN & TINKER BELL, with Aussie fave Todd McKenney as Captain Hook. The show will tour major cities in QLD, NSW & VIC. Ric is a graduate of DW’s Diploma of Dance full-time course. […]


Diploma Courses graduates, Sarah, Annie & Lisa cast in the Australian revival of  MAMMA MIA! Opens in Canberra Nov 2017 and touring 6 major cities.

BEAUTIFUL Cast Announcement

Congratulations to JOSEPH NAIM, cast in the role of Drifter/Ensemble for BEAUTIFUL, THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL. This Broadway hit musical will open in Sydney on Sep 2017. A graduate of the APO full-time Musical Theatre Course, his other musical theatre credits include LION KING, THE TEN TENORS and KISMET.

News on Mel Bell

Quick catch up with Melissa Bell, Diploma of Dance alumna, with her partner Gian Magdangal. After a few years of working in Japan and Hong Kong for Universal Studios and Disneyland, Mel has landed her first professional musical theatre contract with Disney Theatrical Productions’ NEWSIES, opening in Manila Philippines on July 2017. She has been […]