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New ACMI X desks offered to University of Melbourne creatives

27 Apr 2017

The University of Melbourne is pleased to announce the second round of successful applicants to the pioneering ACMI X co-working space in Melbourne’s Arts Precinct.

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Meet the choreography alumnus who worked with Kanye West

06 Aug 2016

Like being in "a totally different world" – alum dancer and choreographer Lee Searle worked with Kanye West for his recent music video, Wolves. Read more via ABC News.

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Review: Stephanie Lake presents CRUSH

12 May 2016

Can modern dance be funny? The Plus Ones review Stephanie Lake's CRUSH - find out what they thought of our third-year dance season.

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Alumni artists and performers front and centre at 2016 Next Wave Festival

07 May 2016

As this year's instalment of the annual arts festival kicks off, we take a look at some of the Faculty of VCA & MCM alumni involved in Australia's platform for a new generation of artists taking creative risks. 

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Stephanie Lake: how to choreograph a CRUSH

29 Apr 2016

Stephanie Lake, award-winning choreographer and dancer, discusses her latest work, CRUSH,  performed by students at the University of Melbourne. Read more via Pursuit.

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VCA & MCM alumni big winners in 33rd Green Room Awards

22 Mar 2016

Alumni of the Faculty of VCA & MCM were among the big winners in the 33rd annual Green Room Awards on Monday night, which recognised outstanding work in Melbourne’s performing arts.

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Mariaa Randall
Generators videos: Looking at Aboriginal identity through dance

01 Dec 2015

Filmmaking alumnus Eddie Diamandi explores choreographer and VCA alumna Mariaa Randall’s dance practice and how it intertwines with her Indigenous heritage. Watch the video via Pursuit.

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VCA & MCM July e-newsletter

15 Jul 2015

Read the July edition of the VCA & MCM e-newsletter.


VCA & MCM May e-newsletter

07 May 2015

Read the May edition of the VCA & MCM e-newsletter.


Winners of the 32nd Green Room Awards

27 Apr 2015

The winners of the 32nd Annual Green Room Awards, Melbourne's annual awards ceremony for the performing arts, were announced last Monday night at the Comedy Theatre. Amongst the winners there were many of our alumni and staff, including Alyson Campbell (VCA Head of Graduate Studies in Theatre) who won best director for The Trouble With Harry (MKA, Darebin Arts’ Speakeasy, Melbourne Festival) which also won best production in the Independent Theatre category.

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VCA & MCM March e-newsletter

13 Mar 2015

Read the March edition of the VCA & MCM e-newsletter.


Encounters performer and Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance) student Rosie Leverton. Photos by Peter Casamento
University of Melbourne takes arts to the streets for SummerSalt

04 Feb 2015

As part of the Melbourne Arts Precinct, the University of Melbourne is sponsoring the dynamic outdoor arts festival SummerSalt, currently underway until February 21, 2015

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