Acting Technique with Josh McConville

Term 6 | 12th November – 10th December

Tuesdays | 6:15pm – 10:15pm

Acting Technique with Pip Edwards

Separate Term | 17th October – 21st November

Wednesdays | 6:15pm – 10:15pm

SDS Youth With Alex Beauman

Term 4 | 21st October – 9th December

Sundays | 8-11 years and 12-17 years

Acting For screen with Jeremy Waters

Term 6 | 5th November – 10th December

Mondays | 6.30pm – 9.30pm

Welcome to Sydney Drama School

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 Higginbotham’s influence and expertise in casting allows the students to glean valuable insights into the workings of the industry.

Short Courses

Duration | 6 Weeks

Our core offering at SDS. 6 week term-based Short Courses.
Acting For Screen and Acting Technique.

TVC Casting Intensives

Duration | 1 Day

Introduction to the world of commercial casting.


Duration | 1 Day

Intensives taught by acclaimed industry leaders.

SDS Youth

SDS YOUTH is a branch of SDS that offers young actors between the ages of 8-17 the opportunity to develop their improvisation, characterisation and screen acting skills.


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