Saturday, October 19th, 2013 - Screenwise

Screenwise is pleased to announce that VET FEE-HELP is now available for students studying the Diploma of Screen Acting Course which covers the full spectrum of skills training required to produce a high calibre, professional screen actor.

VET FEE-HELP will enable eligible students who cannot afford up-front fees, the opportunity to study the Screenwise Diploma of Screen Acting Course and realise their acting dreams.

The two year full-time Diploma of Screen Acting offers students the most advanced and critical acting theories and professional industry advice available today.

Applications for the Diploma of Screen Acting course close on 15 November 2013. Apply online at

Based on the Roberts Method the Diploma mixes a strong academic element with a hard-nosed professionalism, providing total focus and immersion training in the unique skills and techniques required for screen acting to meet the demands of today's industry.

Statistics show that 85% of an actor's career-long income will be derived from television and film. With the majority of renowned acting schools in Australia focusing on theatre, Screenwise aims to give students the crucial skills and knowledge required to pursue a career in the film and TV industry.

Other Screenwise acting courses on offer:

Showreel Course - One Year Part Time
Screenwise's popular Showreel Course offers students hands on screen acting training and a professional Showreel on completion. Auditions are now open for the January 2014 Showreel Course. More information here:

Screen Acting Beginners with George Spartels
This short course covers all the Screen Acting Basics including improvisation, actions, objectives, motivation, interpretation and scene analysis. There are two Courses commencing 24 October and 26 October. One three hour class on Thursday evenings or Saturday morning for six weeks.

Screen Acting Intermediate with Alan Flower
This intermediate course focuses on methods that will help you present in auditions, and on set, as the unique you in a relaxed, focused, and charismatic way.  Course commences 22 October. One three hour Tuesday evening class for six weeks.

Screen Acting Advanced with director Ben Mathews
Students explore scene work with the technical requirements for acting on screen. Course commences 22 October. One three hour Tuesday evening class for six weeks.

Masterclass Worship The Divine Detail with Denise Roberts
Anyone can learn the lines but it takes a highly skilled Actor to build an illusion. A one day actors intensive on Saturday 16 November.

Masterclass Intensive with A Place To Call Home director Lynn Hegarty
Back by popular demand, this workshop provides a unique opportunity to perform scenes and improve screen acting performance skills in a supportive, adventurous, risk taking and fun environment. Course consists of one eight hour workshop on Saturday 7 December.

To find out more about Screenwise's short courses and masterclass intensives, visit

91506NSW Diploma of Screen Acting. RTO provider code 91699

About Screenwise:
Screenwise was established thirteen years ago to provide specialist, career-focused training in acting for film & television. Overseen by Denise Roberts (Wonderland, Mrs Biggs, Packed To The Rafters, Blood Brothers, Always Greener, GP), Screenwise employs top industry professionals – award-winning actors, directors and casting consultants – who are articulate and inspirational tutors. In 2011, Screenwise made history when it became the first Government Accredited Registered Training Organisation to offer a two year Diploma of Screen Acting. Screenwise is a boutique drama school specifically designed to teach the art of screen acting. The school attracts students from around the country and the globe. Alumni include high profile actors such as Chris Hemsworth, Todd Lasance, Isabel Lucas, Ashleigh Cummings, Christian Clark, George Houvardas, Tabrett Bethell, Yvonne Strahovski, Stef Dawson, Meegan Warner and Andy Whitfield.


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