Attached is information about the fabulous pre-professional courses in Performing Arts at Hagley College. Ideally suited for students who wish to pursue a professional career in performance and associated industries.
The Hagley Theatre Company and Hagley Dance Company have fifty years of teaching behind them and have kick-started many an actor and dancer’s careers.
Students come to us to have the advantage of professional training, so as to transition into the top drama and dance schools in NZ and around the world.
Over the years both companies have seen their graduates move into the top schools to begin their professional training.
Some former Alumni:
* Gareth Reeves who is currently playing Harry Potter in the major production in Melbourne.
* Matt Whelan has completed series 3 of NARCOS for Netflix
* Byron Coll – Mastercard, Crunchie and multiple adverts
* Al Pitcher, Jarrod Christmas David Correos – International stand-up comedians.
* Brynley Stent – TV3 Jono and Ben’s show
* Sadia Gordon – London actress
* Sacha Copland – Java Dance Company
* Curtis Vowell – Multiple adverts and series
* Anu Khapung – Footnote dance Company
* Tania Nolan – Home and Away & Bad Girls
* Stephanie Cusack – Shortland Street
If you were able to bring to the attention of your students any of the above I would very grateful If you wish any more information, please don‘t hesitate to contact me.
Artistic Director and HOD Performing Arts