Urban Theatre Projects



dyanmila Studio Space

January —
December 2022
Utp x Outloud
dyanmila Studio Space

Utp and Outloud are offering artists and creatives who reside in Western Sydney to be part of our new joint initiative, the dyanmila* Studio Space. With an offer of two months in a rent-free space, the dyanmila Studio is ideal for someone (or a duo) who wants to develop a new project or body of work and would like a dedicated space in a supportive environment with feedback from leaders in the industry.

*A Darug word meaning play

Image of an interior of a studio with white walls, colourful chairs and rug and a small white desk with black chair.
An image of the space

More information

The dyanmila Studio Space provides individual or collectives with:

  • Two months of rent free space at Bankstown Arts Centre
  • Weekly 1 hour one-on-one mentorship with either Outloud or Utp
  • At the end of the first month, the opportunity to have a showing of your work with internal staff
  • At the end of the second month, the opportunity to have a showing of your work with internal staff/invited audience/industry professionals
  • Access to printer/photocopier
  • Amenities

About Outloud

Outloud is an intersectional, CALD-focused social impact arts organisation that creates genuine, meaningful, inspiring opportunities for young people in Western Sydney.

Their award-winning projects address nationally relevant issues that are affecting young people in Western Sydney. They use community-embedded contemporary arts to drive positive change for young people with best practice, evidence-based programs that are fun and inspiring. They specialise in early-intervention harm-reduction that celebrates strengths and amplifies socially-marginalised young people’s thoughts and ideas. They put a spotlight on global issues that are affecting our local young people and amplify their thoughts and ideas. They elevate skills and confidence and aim to build self-efficacy and social cohesion. 

Program Details

Residency Length – 2 months

Studio Hours – 9am - 6pm, Monday - Friday (although different work arrangements might be possible)

Fees – free

Location – Bankstown Arts Centre

Partners and Supporters

The program is made possible through the generous support of Create NSW