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Dance, Theatre and Visual Art: Engaging Students with Disability

05 September 2014– 06 September 2014

Venue: Various Venues
Presented by: Sydney Opera House

For Teachers K - 12

Email the Education Team or call (02) 9250 7770


Dance, Theatre and Visual Art: Engaging Students with Disability is a NSWIT Accredited Professional Development conference. Sydney Opera House is a NSW Institute of Teachers’ endorsed provider of Institute Registered professional development for the maintenance of accreditation at levels of Proficient Teacher/Professional Competence.

Discover how dance, music, theatre and visual arts can unlock your students' learning in stimulating and enjoyable ways. For those seeking to refresh their creative arts skills, this two day forum will offer primary and secondary teachers practical ways to incorporate the arts into their classroom practice.

Teachers will have the opportunity to discuss latest research, participate in creative arts workshops, learn about professional arts education programs and meet key leaders in the arts and disability network.

This forum is presented in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art ( )  and Accessible Arts NSW ( ) and will feature workshops from the following artists:

Keynote Address: Tim and Judy Sharp (Laser Beak Man) -
Dance Workshop: Sarah Vyne Vassallo -
Theatre Workshop: Alison Richardson (Beyond the Square) -   
Visual Art Workshop: Brown Council (Current Bella Room Artists in Residence) - 
Visual Art Workshop: MCA Artist Educators 

Download the 2014 Program here

Download the 2014 Booking Form here

Image Credits
Sarah-Vyne Vassallo Image: DirtyFeet's The Right Foot workshops. Kate Disher-Quill
Brown Council Image: Performance Art (Group Action) (still) 2014, single-channel video, sound, Commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia for the Jackson Bella Room, 2014, image courtesy and © the artists.

Pricing Information

Email the Education Team or call (02) 9250 7770.

Early Bird registration $250 (extended to 7 August).


2 Day registration $275
Pricing Information Explained

Pricing Information Explained

*Early bird extended to 7th August 2014

Performance Dates

Friday 5 September - 9am to 4pm (Registration at the MCA)
Saturday 6 September - 11am to 4.30pm

Registration includes a short performance by Beyond the Square and drinks on Saturday 6th September 4:30pm.

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