Category Archives: News

TEEN ACTOR SETTING THE BENCH HIGH

Long-standing SDS Youth participant, Will Truszewski, has just landed representation with Benchmark Creative and we couldn’t be more thrilled for him! Lead by the dedicated Anthony Kidd, Benchmark is fast becoming one of the most exciting talent agencies in Sydney and Will will be in some great company including the likes of Tyler de Nawi (Here Come the Habibs), […]

MELISSA BONNE HAS HER FINGER ON THE PULSE

A huge congratulations to SDS alumna Melissa Bonne for landing a recurring role on ABC’s upcoming medical drama, Pulse. An SDS Actors’ Masterclass participant, Melissa will join the likes of Claire van der Boom (Sisters of War), Andrea Demetriades (Janet King), Owen Teale (Game of Thrones), Liam McIntyre (Spartacus: War of the Damned), Susie Porter […]

OUR ACTING TECHNIQUE COURSE NAMED ONE OF THE ‘TOP CREATIVE CLASSES FOR ADULTS IN SYDNEY’

Thank you to WETEACHME for naming our Acting Technique course one of the ‘Top Creative Classes for Adults in Sydney’ in their April editorial. Read the full story here. Term after term, our Acting Technique course pulls in students from around Sydney for one reason and one reason alone; Richard Cornally. Richard, who teaches the Acting […]

Damian de Montemas to star as Father Flynn in Doubt: A Parable

A huge congratulations to SDS tutor Damian de Montemas for landing the role of Father Flynn in John Patrick Shanley’s Doubt: A Parable playing at the Old Fitz from 10 May – 3 June 2017. The role of Father Flynn was immortalised on screen by the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman so Damian will be in […]

Kat Hoyos stars in Here Come the Habibs!

A huge congratulations to former SDS student Kay Hoyos for her starring role in the new sitcom Here Come the Habibs, starting tonight on Channel 9! Australia hasn’t seen such a fresh and exciting comedy on network TV for many years. SDS wishes Kat all the very best for the first season and we hope there’s […]

Tadgh Devery signs with Bold Artists Management

A massive congratulations goes out to regular SDS student Tadgh Devery who has recently signed with Bold Artists Management. Tadgh began his training at Sydney Drama School in 2014, starting with the Acting Technique Classes and progressing into the Advanced Camera Classes and the Actors’ Gym over 2014. Tadgh has become an engaging an confident actor with a wonderful sense […]

Jesse McGoldrick & Felix Williamson Start Shooting on Avalon Now

Last weekend SDS regular Jesse McGoldrick broke ground on shooting Avalon Now with series creator and SDS tutor Felix Williamson. The first incarnation of Avalon Now went viral earlier this year and featured two SDS regulars, Jesse Mcgoldrick & Rita Karagelinian. Avalon Now is the brainchild of Felix Williamson and Bruce Walters. Set in a suburb of Sydney’s Northern […]

Joel Rafidi signs with Susie Steen Management!

A massive congratulations goes out to regular SDS student Joel Rafidi who has recently signed with Susie Steen Management. Joel, already an accomplished hip hop artist, began his training at Sydney Drama School in 2013, starting with the Acting Technique Classes and progressing into the Advanced Camera Classes and the Actors’ Gym over 2014. He has developed an grounded and authentic acting […]