Current Scholarship Opportunities

2018 Young Actor's Scholarship

QSE is offering the opportunity for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander artist to attend our Young Actor's Shakespeare Intensive this July. The ideal scholarship recipient will be a young person (grade 8 - 12) keen to develop their performance skills and learn about playing with classical text.

I gained more of an understanding in how to tell a story and a paint a picture through my own voice and experiences. I was surprised at how relatable and relevant Shakespeare is to present day life.
- Myee, 2018 SSOV Scholarship Recipient

Course Info

Dates: Tuesday July 10 - Friday July 13 2018 (participants must be able to attend all 4 days)
Time: 9:30am-4:30pm
Venue: Geoffrey Rush Drama Studio, University of Queensland

How To Apply

Please send to training@qldshakespeare.org
1 page letter or video or audio recording (max 2 mins) outlining why you're interested in this course and any past training or performing experience.

Important Dates

June 11th applications close
June 18th scholarship recipient notified

Please contact Rebecca at training@qldshakespeare.org with any questions.

 

2018 Theatre of the Oppressed Scholarship

QSE invites Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander artists to apply for this scholarship position to attend our 5-day intensive Theatre of the Oppressed workshop. The ideal scholarship recipient will be an experienced artist, 18 years or older, with interests in performance, group work, and socio-political change.

...the training was fantastic! I gained many, many skills on how TO works, how and where it can be used. It's given me an insight into how TO is perfect for Aboriginal communities.
- 2015 Scholarship Recipient

Course Info

Dates: Mon July 2 - Friday July 5 2018 (participants must be able to attend all 5 days)
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
Venue: Geoffrey Rush Drama Studio, University of Queensland

How To Apply

Please send to training@qldshakespeare.org
1 page CV outlining relevant experience.
AND
1 page letter or video or audio recording (max 2 mins) outlining why you're interested in the training.

Important Dates

June 11th applications close
June 15th scholarship recipient notified

Please contact Rebecca at training@qldshakespeare.org with any questions.

 

Past Scholarship Opportunities

2018 Linklater Voice 1 & 2 Scholarship

QSE is offering the opportunity for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander artist to attend both weekends of our Linklater Voice Training. The ideal scholarship recipient will be an experienced artist, educator, public speaker or student (18 years or older).

Speaking in my 'natural' voice has reminded me that my voice is unique, powerful, vulnerable, and changeable.
- James, 2016

Course Info

Dates: Feb 3-4 & Feb 10-11
Time: 9am-5pm
Venue: Geoffrey Rush Drama Studio, University of Queensland

How To Apply

Please send to training@qldshakespeare.org
1 page CV outlining relevant experience.
AND
1 page letter or video or audio recording (max 2 mins) outlining why you're interested in the training.

Important Dates

January 26th applications close
January 29th scholarship recipient notified

Please contact Rebecca at training@qldshakespeare.org with any questions.

2018 Speaking Shakespeare in your Own Voice Scholarship

QSE invites Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander artists to apply for this Scholarship position. The ideal scholarship recipient will be an experienced artist, teacher of Drama or Literature, applied theatre practitioner or student (18 years or older).

I was able to look at new ways to analyse and connect to text and character. Finding the relationship between myself and the character is one that I found completely important and very fulfilling.
- Participant, 2016

Course Info

Dates: Feb 17-18
Time: 9am-5pm
Venue: Geoffrey Rush Drama Studio, University of Queensland

How To Apply

Please send to training@qldshakespeare.org
1 page CV outlining relevant experience.
AND
1 page letter or video or audio recording (max 2 mins) outlining why you're interested in the training.

Important Dates

February 2nd applications close
February 6th scholarship recipient notified

Please contact Rebecca at training@qldshakespeare.org with any questions.