Join Riptide


If you are interested in gaining more experience in the performance arts and joining Riptide, come to meet us and participate at one Open Days or Workshops. To become a member of the Riptide Ensemble, we first recommend participation at an Open Day and/or Workshop. The details for all our programs and member benefits are listed below.  To book a place in a program, click on the link underneath the program category.

Please contact Scarlett at for general enquiries and more information about our programs and accessibility.

Open Days

Dates for open days will be posted here once confirmed.


An introductory session to meet the other Riptiders.

  • Fun theatre games and a welcome lunch!

Cost: FREE

Registration: Please email (with your name, age, phone number and email) to register your attendance at an Open Day.


Dates for workshops will be posted here once confirmed


Skills development with a variety of experienced professionals from different performing arts backgrounds. 

  • If you register for the semester (includes both workshops), you will also receive a Riptide Members, giving you access to free tickets to selected shows at MPAC and post show creative hang-outs with all other Riptiders!

Total cost for casual attendance at an individual workshop: $30

Total cost for full workshop semester (includes Riptide membership): $75



If you are interested in joining the Riptide Ensemble, please come to an Open Day orWorkshop to participate and meet us first. Alternatively, you can contact us first to chat more about the program.


Skills development in making new performing arts works in a variety of styles and forms

Opportunity to contribute creative ideas and have shared ownership over projects

Chance to perform and work on the original productions in front of an audience

Access to all open workshops at no extra cost

  • Access to free tickets to selected shows at MPAC and post show creative hang-outs with all other Riptiders!

Cost for Semester 2 (July – Dec 2016): $125

Registration: Please email to discuss Ensemble registration.