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Welcome to 2020

Welcome to 2020

Rata Holiday Courses

Draw Like an Artist or Write Like an Author.Rata Studios is proud to be hosting 2 fantastic opportunities for budding illustrators and authors, just before school starts again in January 2020.Draw Like an Artist is a course for 8-12 year old students that shows them how to draw pictures the way the professionals do…. with Read more

Dec Holiday Fun

Dec Holiday Fun.Come and help us make a Music Video!Be prepared to act in a Music Video and also explore ensemble storytelling, improvisation and singing where we will be developing original pieces of theatre that draw upon your ideas of Summer.Dec 16-20th.Girls and boys in Years 7-10 at school.Find out more and enrol here:


Virtual Reality workshop – Victoria University

As part of Miramar Creative’s Creative Futures event, Rata is supporting a student pipe line Virtual Reality workshop lead by Victoria University of Wellington Design School lecturers on Saturday 26th Oct (Labour Weekend).This will be a wonderful opportunity for any student who might be considering a future in the creative industry.All the details are found here:

Holiday Drama at Rata

We are offering 2 drama courses this October Holidays. Week 1 is FULL but there is still space in our Week 2 Devised Theatre course. Suitable for 10-15 year olds.Here are the details

April 2020 bookings will be open NOW

In April this year, 30 young teens from all over NZ came and spend a week with us learning all about acting from some of our top acting professionals. This mini documentary shows the marvellous time we all spent together.April 2020 bookings are open NOW.  Apply here.<span class=”mce_SELRES_start” style=”width: 0px; line-height: 0; overflow: hidden; display: Read more


Who doesn’t know the iconic dance hit from the 90’s  THE RHYTHM OF THE NIGHT, by Corona!JENNY B is the voice of Corona and she teaches Stage Presence here at Rata Studios.Now you can hear her live at this awesome event called SYNTHONY!Synthony is a unique collaboration between the orchestra, DJ’s and vocalists performing the biggest Read more

Celebrating successful Rata Studios and Industry connections.

Heaps of Rata actors get cast in some pretty cool projects. This is one was particularly special.Thanks to the awesome creatives at WRESTLER some of our younger students got to be in the Department of Conservation’s beautiful video launching their National Biodiversity Strategy.Enjoy. 

Rata Studios Term 3 courses.

Rata Studios has already started for Term 3 but it’s not too late if you haven’t quite got around to enrolling yet. Term 3 Drama courses started on Tuesday 23rd July and Music courses from Saturday 27th July.Check website for details and please remember to enrol on line.ALL Drama courses must go through the new ENROLMY Read more

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Based at Scots College
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Wellington 6243