Victorian State Schools Spectacular Drumline

D² are helping bring Drumline to the Victorian State Schools Spectacular for the very first time in 2022!

The Victorian State School Spectacular is right of passage for thousands of young musicians and dancers from all over Victoria and an amazing opportunity for some of the state’s top young artists to collaborate and work with industry professionals.

After months of workshops and rehearsals with the incredible VSSS team, a cast of over 3000 student performers and crew will have a once in a lifetime performance at John Cain Arena.

And what better way to take an Arena show to the next level than with the addition of a drumline?!

Getting involved in this amazing program is totally free and a rare opportunity to work the the team from D² for huge, world class event.

Applications are now open for Senior School students who wish to take part in the 2022 VSSS Drumline. Please check all details then use the Application Form below to submit your interest.

The Victorian State School Spectacular is a Victorian Education Department initiative for students attending a Government School in Victoria. As such, this opportunity is not open to adult performers or students in a the Private or Catholic education systems.

Students must be currently enrolled in a Victorian Government school to be eligible.


Cost: Free

Experience: No drumline experience necessary – AMEB Grade 6 or higher recommended, but students without this level of experience are welcome to apply. 

Rehearsal Locations:

Camberwell Grammar School
55 Mont Albert Rd,
Canterbury, 3126
Performing Arts Unit
83-85 Cromwell St
Collingwood, 3066

Performance Location:
John Cain Arena
Olympic Boulevard, Melbourne 

Key Dates: (students must be available for all dates)

Saturday 23 July
Dedicated Drum Line Rehearsal – Camberwell Grammar

10am to 1pm

Saturday 30 July
Dedicated Drum Line Rehearsal – Camberwell Grammar
10am to 1pm
Saturday 6 August
Dedicated Drum Line Rehearsal – Camberwell Grammar
10am to 1pm
Saturday 27 August
Stiz 1 – Performing Arts Unit, Collingwood
10am to 1pm
Saturday 3 September
Sitz 2 – John Cain Arena
10am to 1pm
Tuesday 6 September
Sound Balance – John Cain Arena
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday 7 September
Tech Rehearsal – John Cain Arena
1pm to 4pm
Friday 9 September
Dress Rehearsal – John Cain Arena
12:30pm to 3:30pm
Saturday 10 September
Show Day – John Cain Arena
10am to 10pm

Apply Now - VSSS Drumline

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