performance course




9am to 5pm Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays



The course runs for approximately 35 weeks, commencing early February and finishing in late November. 12 of these weeks will be performance weeks, with the remainder being rehearsal/training weeks. 


BAMT's Full Time Performance Course is a one year course for students who have completed BAMT's Musical Theatre Course. This one year course provides students with the opportunity to continue their intensive training whilst also participating in four major productions throughout the year

The course allows students the chance to put their training into practice under the direction and guidance of experienced theatre practitioners, and to build their body of work whilst showcasing their skills to audiences, producers, directors, agents and members of the entertainment industry.  

For students who are serious about pursuing a career in the entertainment industry and putting their training into practice, BAMT's Performance Course is a must.


Being a part of the Performance Course provides students with the opportunity to put their training into practice by taking part in four major productions across the one year course. As well as participating in the productions, students are given the opportunity to:

  • Attend classes led by industry professionals in acting, vocal skills, ensemble voice, music skills, dance performance and technique, industry prep, audition technique, wellness, music theatre, repertoire, industry engagement and fitness.

  • Refine their performance skills in a nurturing environment under professional guidance

  • Work on audition pieces and audition techniques

  • See major theatre productions and go behind the scenes with exclusive Q&A sessions

  • Access exclusive opportunities and discounts to attend a range of theatrical and touring events

  • Be seen by agents, directors, producers and members of the entertainment industry

  • Meet, network and work with a range of key industry professionals, agents and casting directors from across Australia and overseas​

Students take part in a range of rehearsals and classes each week, as well as participating in 12 weeks of performances throughout the course. 


BAMT partners with Creating Links so that students who wish to attain a Diploma in Musical Theatre whilst completing the Musical Theatre Course may do so. The Musical Theatre Course curriculum comprises classes that contain Vocational Education and Training Elements related to certification, and by registering with Creating Links this nationally recognised qualification can be attained in conjunction with BAMT training. 



Applicants must have completed BAMT'S Musical Theatre Course in order to be eligible for entry into the Performance Course. Entry is via a 3 step process of written application, skills assessment and callback where applicants will have the opportunity to showcase their performance skills. Students are accepted into the course purely on the basis of talent and potential to succeed both in the course and within the industry. 

2020 FEES


Performance Course

$8,700 per year - A $1,000 deposit is paid at time of acceptance and then remaining fees are paid weekly via direct debit. 

For students who wish to attain the optional Diploma of Musical Theatre through Creating Links whilst completing the Musical Theatre Course, and addition fee of $2,000 will be payable.

Fees are subject to annual review.

Financial assistance is available through Centrelink to eligible students. 

VET FEE-HELP is not offered for this course.



Admission is via skills assessment. Each application is assessed individually as there are a limited number of positions available. The initial assessment will take 3 hours and involve singing, acting and dance skills. Video submissions are only available upon application.



BAMT's Full Time Course runs out of the Hayward Street Studios, located at 57 Hayward St, Stafford in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. 

PHONE - (07) 3103 7438


POST - PO Box 1557, Stafford QLD 4053

ADDRESS - 57 Hayward Street, Stafford

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