NiTRO Creative Matters

Perspectives on creative arts in higher education


UNSW Director of Creative Enterprise Liz Hughes has been announced as the new CEO for the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). In addition to her UNSW experience, Liz was also Director Partnerships and Development and Director AFTRS Open at the Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS). She will

The National Institute of Dramatic Arts turns 60 this year. Founded as Australia‚Äôs first professional theatre training school, it began teaching in 1959, graduating 23 Diploma in Acting students in 1960. Today NIDA has 200 full-time students, over 12,000 part-time and short-class students, and an impressive alumni line up which includes Cate