I learn something not because I have to, but because I really want to. That's the same view I have for performing. I'm performing because I really want to, not because I have to bring bread back home.
the problem is staying an
artist when you grow up.”
– Hans Christian Anderson
Theory & Composition
Songwriting & Performance
I feel that the human mind has not achieved anything
greater than the ability to share feelings and
thoughts through language.
James Earl Jones
Primary & Secondary
Aladdin the Musical
Based in Thirroul NSW, the Academy of Music Dance Drama has been providing performing arts excellence in the Illawarra and beyond. With in-person lessons and remote learning available, the Academy is accessible for anyone who aspires to extend themselves in a safe, fun and friendly community.
Our lessons provide a sense of enjoyment and engagement and where students experience a learning environment that is positive and nurturing. If it’s to learn a new skill, pursue a career or just for enjoyment, all our teachers build the lessons around what the student wants.