Drama Lessons

Would you like to learn how to act?

Miss Helen will be offering limited places for one-on-one drama lessons this year. With 25 years of Drama teaching experience under her belt, Miss Helen is able to provide long term acting development for all ages as well as audition preparation. Skills taught include voice and movement (including song interpretation and performance), theatre history, as well as script exploration and understanding. Programs can be tailored to suit the needs of the student.

Miss Helenmarie

Drama Teacher

Helenmarie Desmond

Photo credit: Henry Choo Photography
Photo credit: Henry Choo Photography

Helenmarie was born on the north west coast of Tasmania and has spent most of her life there.  She began performing at the age of 3 and has since performed in numerous musicals and plays, including playing Roxie Hart in Chicago, Velma Von Tussle in Hairspray, Mrs Walker in The Who’s Tommy, as well as roles in an adaptation of Shakespeare’s works, Night, Richard. Night.  

Helenmarie has a Bachelor of Performing Arts and a Bachelor of Teaching and has spent most of the last 20 years teaching Drama in schools in Tasmania, as well as directing numerous musicals and plays for companies in Tasmania.  Since moving to Melbourne at the end of 2020, she has been thrilled to work with DPA.

Thanks for your enrolment!

We’re looking forward to you being part of our Dynamic Performers family!