School2Stage’s Assistant Director Pathway is a brand new program developed to establish, shape and propel young aspiring directors. Giving them the tools, platform & skills through workshops, hands-on experience and finally their own graduating show, the program aims to create new generations of talented, innovative creatives with ideas molded to present entertaining, exciting and engaging theatre pieces for all audiences.


COST: $420 or a payment plan of $38.20 per month.

AGE BRACKET: 18 - 25 year olds

PROGRAM LENGTH: January - November (11 months).


Weekly Workshops With School2Stage’s Core Staff

  • Script writing & script analysis

  • Performance Techniques

  • Rehearsal Planning and Running

  • Basic technical & Lighting skills

  • Marketing & Sales techniques

  • Staging Skills

TWO Assistant Directing Opportunities With A Professional Director

  • Youth Week Project in April OR QPAC Season in May

  • Powerhouse Season in August


Your Own Show & Season At A Professional Venue

  • 30 minute show

  • Frequent feedback sessions and dramaturgy


The opportunity to potentially become a School2Stage director in the following year!

Applications for our 2019 cohort close 23rd of January.


Why would you like to apply for the Assistant Director Pathway?

What would you like to achieve through this program?

Do you have a favourite theatre style? If so, what is it?

Any previous experience in directing/theatre?

Anything else you would like to add?