Theatre Masterclasses with Gerrard McArthur (UK)

In partnership with Helpmann Academy, acclaimed independent theatre company Flying Penguin Productions are providing a series of free masterclasses for emerging actors with leading UK actor, director, and teacher Gerrard McArthur. Gerrard McArthur is a medal winning Graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, an Associate Artist with acclaimed London based company The Wresting … Continued

Residency & Masterclass Series with Niv Marinberg (Israel)

Presented in partnership with The Mill and Adelaide College of the Arts Niv Marinberg’s residency at Adelaide College of the Arts (AC Arts) is a series of masterclasses with the 1st, 2nd and 3rd year AC Arts dance students, open to the independent dance community. Both emerging and established dance artists are welcome to attend … Continued


“A dauntingly skilled trumpeter” The New York Times “His music crystallizes the hard-hitting, hard-swinging spirit of Chicago Jazz” The Chicago Tribune Born in Chicago, Marquis Hill is an award-winning trumpeter, composer, and bandleader. He was the 2014 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition Winner, and is widely recognised as one of the preeminent jazz musicians of … Continued

IlDance Choreographic Lab

Presented in partnership with The Mill and Adelaide College of the Arts Open for Established and Emerging Choreographers and Dancers In this laboratory choreographers Lee Brummer and Israel Aloni will share their movement methods, tools of choreographic exploration and unique philosophy in terms of the dialogue between our art form and its broad context. The … Continued

Ackroyd & Harvey Forum & Masterclass

The Helpmann Academy Cultivate Series Ackroyd and Harvey are British visual artists who have been collaborating since 1990. For over 26 years their work has been exhibited in contemporary art galleries, museums and public spaces worldwide. They have received many awards for their unique photographic work utilizing the pigment chlorophyll in making complex photographs, including the Royal … Continued

Artist Insights

A Helpmann Academy Cultivate Forum Featuring Masters and PhD Candidates exhibiting in the 2017 Graduate Exhibition: CHRIS BOHA, GAIL HOCKING, TOM MOORE, AND JASMINE SYMONS. Join Visual Arts Masters and PhD candidates from the University of South Australia to discover first hand about their training, work-practices, and careers. Topics of discussion will include each artists’ experience … Continued

In Conversation with Caroline Cheng

A Helpmann Academy Cultivate Forum Join us to hear from Caroline Cheng, Director of The Pottery Workshop in Jingdezhen, China. Caroline is an independent artist and entrepreneur, has set up studios in Shanghai, Dali and Jingdezhen, ceramic retail shops in Shanghai and Beijing, and devotes the majority of her time to promoting ceramics in China. … Continued