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About Us

DramaWest is the Association of Drama Educators in Western Australia. We are linked to Drama Australia, which is the peak National Body that represents and advocates on behalf of all State and Territory Drama Education Associations in Australia. All members of State and Territory Drama associations are automatically members of Drama Australia. DramaWest represents and supports Drama Teachers across the State by providing a range of workshops, programs and resources which aid teachers in presenting the Western Australian Drama Curriculum to students.

Drama Australia ADEM

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Drama Australia Communique

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Term 1 Professional Learning Masterclasses:

Join us on Saturday 13 March from 10.00 am to 12.00 pm at Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley, for our annual Masterclasses catering for Primary, Middle School and Upper School Drama teachers.

Please note that in order to attend, you must be a current financial member with DramaWest for 2021. This event comes complimentary with your membership renewal. Information on how to purchase your 2021 membership and to register for this event can be found at the end of this communication.

The focus for each masterclass will be as follows:

Assessment and moderation in the Primary Drama classroom

Middle School:
Children’s Theatre with guest presenter Georgia Conto

Upper School:
Exploration of the Year 12 ATAR Drama set texts with guest Industry Artist Adam Mitchell

Venue information:
Edith Cowan University
Mount Lawley
Building 16

Tea and coffee will be provided, and we encourage you to bring your own cup.
Registrations will begin at 9.30am for a 10.00am start.

AGM: Keynote presentation by Hannah Sorenson

24 February 2021 at Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley

Renewal of 2021 Membership and Registration of Professional Learning Events

Please be advised that all memberships are now due (Memberships are from January to December each year).

In 2021, DramaWest has moved to a one-stop online invoice and payment platform that will allow you to process multiple requests at once. This currently includes:

  • Membership payments
  • Registration and payment for 2021 events
  • Purchasing of resources including our Good Answer Guides (Practical and/or Written)

Once you have submitted your request, you will receive an invoice for your purchase. Tax receipts will also be generated and sent after payment.

Click here to make your 2021 Membership purchase along with your registration for the AGM and/or Masterclasses: https://survey.alchemer.eu/s3/90312659/DramaWest-Invoicing-Request-2021