Notice to Schools 20/2017 − 22 February 2017

Top Class Drama and Theatre Studies 2017

Principals/Directors, VCE Coordinators and Teachers of VCE Drama and VCE Theatre Studies

Main Points

The VCAA invites students, teachers and families to attend Top Class Drama and Theatre Studies 2017.

Audiences will see the Melbourne Recital Centre come alive with an entertaining showcase of dramatic and comedic monologues performed by outstanding VCE Drama and Theatre Studies students from 2016.

This will be an outstanding series of events with five unique concerts held on Thursday 2 March and Friday 3 March 2017.

Tickets are $15.90 (regional concession $13.90). Teachers and students who would like to attend multiple concerts can buy a two-concert package for $27.90 (regional concession $23.90) or a three-concert package for $38 (regional concession $33).

Tickets can be booked through the Melbourne Recital Centre website  or on (03) 9699 3333.

Booking is recommended as tickets are selling fast. Door sales will be subject to availability.

Action Required

Principals/Directors should:

  • ensure teachers of VCE Drama and VCE Theatre Studies are aware of the concert dates and times.

Critical Dates

Thursday 2 March 2017 – Drama Concert 1 (10.30am), Theatre Studies Concert 1 (2pm), Drama Concert 2 (6pm)

Friday 3 March 2017 – Theatre Studies Concert 2 (10.30am), Drama Concert 3 (2pm)

Additional Information

Teachers accompanying booked groups of 10 or more students can attend free of charge (maximum of two teachers per group). These bookings must be made prior to the event via phone or at the box office.

Top Class is part of the  VCE Season of Excellence, coordinated by the VCAA.