Diploma of Musical Theatre CUA50213

Study with Stage School

Earn your Diploma of Musical Theatre CUA50213 in 2021, with our fully accredited course.

Daniel Puckey appointed as Musical Director.  

He was most recently the Musical Director for the Australian tour of Muriel’s Wedding The Musical.​  Previously, he was the Associate Musical Director and Associate Conductor on The Book of Mormon, The Wizard of Oz, The Bodyguard Musical, Disney’s The Lion King, and Hot Shoe Shuffle. He has also worked as a Keyboardist on the Melbourne seasons of Kinky Boots, We Will Rock You, Sound of Music, Lion King and King KongView all faculty.

Diploma of Musical Theatre CUA50213

Through working with qualified teachers and industry professionals, students will work towards developing professional musical theatre skills. 

At the conclusion of the course, students should be equipped to audition for professional musical theatre, or to undertake further professional training.

Full time 8:45am-4:00pm weekdays

2021 Term Dates

Term 1: 8 February – 26 March

Term 3: 12 July – 17 September

Term 2: 12 April – 25 June

Term 4: 4 October – 10 December

*Dates are subject to slight changes

I used everything that I was learning from Stage School’s First Year Performance Intensive with all of my teachers and took a lot in from what I learnt from the master class weeks. I truly didn’t hold back for the preparation of my audition and achieved goals that I didn’t think possible to achieve in such little time.  Student

Focus on the integration of performance skills and choreographic practice in a range of dance styles.

Study music theatre voice technique, including breath support, pitch, range and tone through an exploration of large and small ensemble music theatre songs.

The structure of the course allows intensive skills training and practice to take place alongside rehearsal processes and a wide variety of performance styles.

Explore practical techniques to encourage spontaneity and unlock your imagination. 

Work with a dialect and accent coach to master a range of regional accents and understand the techniques behind it.

What training providers are on My Skills?

All of the training providers on My Skills are registered training organisations (RTOs).

This means they are registered by a state or territory or national regulator (ASQA) recognition authority to deliver training and/or conduct assessments and issue nationally recognised qualifications.

Only RTOs can:

  • Deliver nationally recognised courses and accredited Australian Qualifications Framework VET qualifications.

  • Apply for Australian state and territory funding to deliver vocational education and training.

An RTO is an organisation that provides VET qualifications; e.g.

  • technical and further education (TAFE) institutes

  • adult and community education providers

  • agricultural colleges

  • industry skill centres

  • commercial and enterprise training providers

  • some universities, higher education providers, and high schools

Course Fees & Full Student Info Pack



Students enrolling in accreditation may be eligible to receive income support while attending the Diploma course. Please contact Centrelink to explore your eligibility as eligibility for Centrelink benefits is based on an individual’s personal circumstances.