The Helen O’Grady Children’s Drama Academy was founded in Perth, Australia in 1979. Since 1997, the Singapore franchise has offered the Helen O’Grady Drama Programme to over 120 schools, training over 4,500 students in Singapore.
“Success comes easier to those who have the ability to speak clearly and confidently”. We at Helen O’Grady believe it is the “magic” of drama that will make the dramatic difference in the lives of students. We believe that the effective use of drama can help students develop confidence, creativity, social and communication skills.
The Difference is So Dramatic
Helen O’Grady was a successful actress, TV presenter & teacher from Perth, Australia. In 1979, she translated her knowledge and skills into a curriculum that would help students develop confidence in verbal communication and social skills. Having seen success since, the Helen O’Grady Drama Academy was globalized by means of franchising. World Recognition Helen O’Grady […]
Each lesson is a high-energy, non-stop session consisting of the following activities which promote various skills: Nursery for 3 – 4 Years: Picture conversation: verbal abilities through picture description and pretend-play Speech Work: rhymes and rhythm in language Movement: imagination through music and creative drama Story time: bringing characters and stories to life through role-play […]
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Does my child need to attend this program every year? It is strongly recommended that your child remain in our program for at least two years. We have a thirteen-year cycle of curriculum. Your child will never repeat a single lesson throughout his/her time with us. With a two-year program, your child would have […]