Opening of Applications for 2024 Degree Intake!

Actors Centre Australia Announces Opening of Applications for 2024 Degree Intake

August 15, 2023 — Sydney, Australia — Actors Centre Australia (ACA) is excited to announce that applications are now open for its renowned Bachelor of Performing Arts (Stage and Screen) degree program. Aspiring actors and performers are invited to apply for this exceptional opportunity to hone their craft and embark on a transformative journey in the world of stage and screen.

The Bachelor of Performing Arts (Stage and Screen) degree program at ACA is full-time, 3-year course, designed to provide students with a comprehensive and immersive education in acting for both theatre and film. The program is known for its commitment to cultivating creative talent, nurturing artistic brilliance, and preparing students for successful careers in the entertainment industry. The course is accredited by Torrens University. Fee-Help is available. Course Code is BAPEASS18

Application Details:

Prospective students interested in joining the Bachelor of Performing Arts Stage and Screen program can now submit their applications through the ACA website ( )now. The application deadline is October 15, 2023. Online applications and auditions are available for those who live interstate or overseas. International CRICIS CODE is 109434B.

Audition Information:

Auditions for the program will be held in Sydney in November 2023, offering candidates the chance to showcase their acting skills and passion for the performing arts by performing two monologues. A Shakespeare piece and a contemporary piece. These auditions are a crucial step in the selection process, where applicants will have the opportunity to demonstrate their potential and commitment to the program with a final call-back round before offers are given.

Potential students with the following qualities should apply:

  • A deep passion and belief in the power of performance
  • A commitment to contemporary and classic methodologies of training
  • A belief in a rigorous, respectful environment
  • A dedication to embracing the highest professional demands.
  • An instinctive curiosity and passion about their artistic calling
  • A keen focus on the industry and on creating a career of which they would be proud.

Program Highlights:

  • Highest Quality Training: The program offers an intensive curriculum that covers a wide range of acting techniques, voice training, movement, and script analysis, to name a few.
  • Industry-Experienced Faculty: Students will receive guidance from tutors who are accomplished industry professionals, actors, directors, and casting agents, dedicated to their growth and success.
  • Practical Experience: Through practical exercises, workshops, and performances, students will gain real-world experience and develop a versatile skill set for both stage and screen.
  • Networking Opportunities: ACA’s strong connections within the entertainment industry provide students with unique opportunities to connect with established professionals and industry insiders.


Head of Acting, Actors Centre Australia, Adam Cook: “Training at ACA is an exhilarating journey that will unlock your inner talent and ignite your passion for the performing arts. The thrill of stepping onto the stage or in front of the camera to showcase your abilities is an opportunity not only to display your acting potential but also to embark on a transformative experience, an invitation to embrace your creativity as well as a gateway to self-discovery.”

Chief Operating Officer, Actors Centre Australia, Anthony Kierann: “ACA students will experience a vast array of engagement and diversity with industry organisations, film screenings, creatives and events that will enhance their training and artistic journey in preparation for the industry with opportunities to network and engage with professional Directors, Writers Producers, Actors across stage and screen. A unique program, ACA Wheelhouse will give students and graduates the opportunity to pursue their artistic visions to produce works for the stage.”

Current 2nd Year Student, Actors Centre Australia, Eliza Wachholz: “Studying at ACA has been an experience like nothing else in my life. It’s been a time of change and massive development, both personally and in my acting. Choosing this degree was and continues to be one of the most wonderful decisions I’ve made, and I’m so grateful to be on this journey.”

Patron, Actors Centre Australia, Hugh Jackman: “ACA is celebrating over three decades of incredible service. My own acting journey began there, and I will be forever grateful. I am proud to be Patron of such an outstanding organisation which has consistently delivered artistic education fuelled by integrity and excellence.”

For more information about the Bachelor of Performing Arts Stage and Screen program and the application process, please visit the ACA website or contact

About Actors Centre Australia: Actors Centre Australia (ACA) is a renowned institution dedicated to providing exceptional training in the performing arts. With a commitment to nurturing creativity and excellence, ACA offers a range of programs designed to prepare actors for successful careers on both stage and screen.

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