OUR GRADUATES

It is with tremendous pride that we continue to keep in touch with our alumni N.A.P.A. students as they continue to achieve and pursue their careers. Our congratulations go to:

 

Max Bimbi for graduating from WAAPA and for winning the Jackman Furness Foundation Award for his cabaret solo at the Julie Michaels Cabaret Competition. In 2015 Max was cast in The Production Company’s West Side Story and in 2016 Max has joined the cast of Disney's Aladdin!

Natasha Veselinovic for graduating from the Conservatorium of Musicand for being cast in the 2016 Asia tour of Les Miserables!

Lilly van de Meer who is currently working as a permanent cast member on "Neighbours".

Andre Drysdale who recently graduated from the prestigious WAAPA institute having also received offers from VCA and the Conservatorium of Music in 2013.

Emily Monsma for graduating from the Conservatorium of Music and for being cast as "Penny Pingleton" in the Harvest Rain production of Hairspray and "Marty" in Grease!

Courtney Monsma who has commenced her 3rd year at the Conservatorium of Music, for being awarded the 2014 Performing Arts Ambassador Award at the International Women's Day Awards, as well as Best Actress at the Indi Film Festival in Toronto (Short Film – “Dorothy”) and Best Actress in a School or Youth Musical at the Gold Coast Area Theatre Awards 2013 (Hairspray – PBC) and again in 2014 (Peter Pan – Top Hat Productions). Congratulations to Courtney who has also been cast in the 2017 touring production of Mamma Mia!

Jy Etherington for graduating from NIDA and for being awarded Most Entertaining Soloist at Starbound Entertainers 2013 and Most Outstanding Supporting Actor at the Gold Coast Area Theatre Awards. Jy has also completed one year of full time study of Musical Theatre at ADPI and recently performed with the Sydney Theatre Company!

Ethan Robinson who recently played 'Liam' in the feature film "Flammable Children" with Guy Pearce, Kylie Minogue, Julian McMahon and Radha Mitchell under the direction of Stephen Elliott.

Lilli Newman for graduating from Patricks Studios and being awarded Female Dancer of the Year and for gaining a position as a dancer on Norwegian Cruise Lines.

Ayla Beaufils for being accepted into WAAPA for directing in 2016.

Sabrina Durante for recently graduating from NIDA.