A career in the performing arts can take you to places you've never dreamed of

At TAFE SA you can study acting and dance, as well as a range of behind the scenes roles. Whether you like to tread the boards, or prefer a supporting role, these courses develop your personal strengths and provide you with professional skills to meet the demand of the rich and rewarding arts and cultural sector.

Admission to acting and dance requires strict talent-based selection through audition.

Advanced Diploma of Acting (10560NAT)

If you’re born to perform, then take to the stage with Adelaide College of the Arts’ new Advanced Diploma of Performing Arts (Acting) (10560NAT). This rigorous actor-training program incorporates the core disciplines of acting, voice and movement. You’ll gain real-world experience working with Adelaide’s best directors, theatre-makers, and teachers of acting for stage and screen.

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Become a professional dancer, choreographer or artistic director

TAFE SA’s Bachelor of Creative Arts (Dance) is a degree in elite dance performance. Delivered in partnership with Flinders University, the course combines performance with theoretical study of classical and contemporary dance. You’ll develop skills in realistic dance techniques, devised movement practices, dance project realisation, choreography and stage performance.

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Dance)

Video: Dance Production

Dance students at TAFE SA perform in professional productions during their training. This is just one contemporary dance production performed by students from TAFE SA's Adelaide College of the Arts.

Certificate IV in Dance