The Drama department is a dynamic and innovative part of the School, with an intensive and rigorous curriculum focusing on acting, directing and designing for the theatre.
Guildford Grammar School offers Stage 2 Drama courses at Year 11 and Stage 3 courses at Year 12. Elective semester courses are offered for Year 8 and 9 as Drama X and Drama Y. A semester course based on Stage 1 Drama is offered at Year 10.
The annual theatrical productions are a highlight of the School calendar
, providing opportunities for students to excel in performance and production roles. Each year the Drama department stage a Senior School and Middle School production, with a repertoire including classics, musicals and the latest contemporary plays. The graduating Drama class also present a showcase of their final year's work in Term 3. Students are given the opportunity to participate in all aspects of a production including performance, costume, set, lighting and sound design, stage management, make-up, publicity and management.