FAQ • St Martins Youth Arts Centre

Workshop FAQ.

When are you opening enrolments?

We hope to have term two enrolments open by the 27th of March.

What date does the workshops start? 

Our workshops follow the Victorian public school terms. Term 2 begins 19th of April.

Do you accept new participants? 

Yes – every term we welcome new young people into our workshops! You don’t have to have any previous drama or performing experience, just come and have fun!

Is there a trial workshop?

Yes – we have a free trial workshops for term two at our South Yarra location on the 17th of April. Please enrol here to claim your free spot.

Is there a trial period?

St Martins can provide a full refund minus a $25 admin fee if your young person does not wish to continue the workshops after the first week of term. 

Can we just show up?

No. Due to safety and security every young person must be enrolled before attending a workshop.

How much do workshops cost? 

The 5-8 year old workshop is $340 and all other workshops are $363 for the term. We do not do per-session fee.  We have a 20% discount for concession cards, and a 15% discount on second enrolment when enrolling two children. You are also able to apply for an inclusion scholarship.

Do you have a holiday workshop? 

We do not have holiday workshops at the moment. 

When is the open workshop?

The open workshop in which we invite a parents and carers into the space is on the last day of term. For term 1 that is the week of the 22nd as we are closed for the Easter long weekend.

What if my child has support needs?

St Martins aims to ensure workshops are accessible for all young people, and to back up this we have experienced inclusion support artists in each workshop that work to support each young person’s needs. If you have particular questions or require more resources to help assist your young person in accessing the workshops please contact Tom, our Inclusion Coordinator.

Are the inclusion scholarships available?

Yes, for more information click here.

Where are the workshops?

We have multiple locations for our workshops. At our South Yarra venues, or our new home at Northcote High School. We also have outreach workshops at The Hub in Prahran, Dandenong Primary School and St Albans North Primary School.

What’s your COVID-19 precautions? 

We are returning onsite in 2021 following our Workshop COVIDSafe Policy.

I have enrolled but I haven’t heard anything yet? 

Please check your junk mail! We send a workshop confirmation and a receipt upon enrolment. For all workshop information we aim to send it a week before the starting class.

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We acknowledge the barriers to the arts that exist for many young people because of disability, cultural difference or social disadvantage and we offer scholarships and programs to overcome these barriers.

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