Meet Showreel Course Graduate Johann Da Silva

May 23, 2019 | News

Thinking of applying for the upcoming upcoming Showreel Course intake? Showreel graduate Johann Da Silva provides a snapshot of what to expect from this highly acclaimed program. Our Showreel Course graduates reflect on their time in our studios and the many experiences at Screenwise that they will carry with them throughout their careers in the Film and Television Industry.

Q: What attracted you to study at Screenwise?

The opportunity to learn from working and experienced actors. Also, the ability to study part time in a course which is dedicated to to screen acting technique (which is rare among most acting courses).

Q: How has it been working with the tutors and staff at Screenwise?

Highly insightful. A delightfully relaxed class experience in which we are all extremely motivated to work and learn from the experience of working actors. Nothing is sugarcoated; the skills learnt are important and the teaching style is pragmatic.

Q: Highlight of studying at Screenwise so far?

Completing a showreel with the entire production team; giving us a taste for how a film set works.

Q: If you can sum up the Showreel Course in one word what would it be?


The Showreel Course is a one-year, part-time program offering students a toolkit for professional screen acting training and a state-of-the-art showreel required to meet the demands of today’s film and television industry.

If you’d like to find out more about this acting course, or if you need just that bit of extra encouragement, contact us today at or +61 2 9281 4484.

Next Showreel Course audition dates:

JULY 2021Online Audition are being held for the Screenwise Showreel Course July 2021 Intake Book your online audition here.

Please select 'Showreel Course' then 'Showreel Course Online Audition - July 2021 Intake' in the application form and a Screenwise staff member will coordinate with you after completion of the application form to schedule a suitable audition time.

Your audition will consist of:
- Prepared Film/TV monologue 30 seconds in length (Applicants choice)
- Prepared Film/TV scene (Provided by Screenwise)

Auditions are delivered via Zoom - an easy to use, reliable online platform for video and audio conferencing, collaboration, chat, and webinars across mobile devices and desktops.

Audition preparation material will be emailed to you after successful submission of your application.

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