Kurt Schweinberger is a graduate of the Newcastle Conservatorium of Music and the University of Canberra where he majored in Voice and Piano. For over 20 years Kurt has pursued a passion for theatre both on and off the stage and as part of his role within the classroom. During this time he has been mentored and worked with some leading industry specialists including: Victoria Watson, Jennifer Barnes, Francine Bell, Michael Martin and Rachael Beck. For the past 10 years Kurt has been a music teacher in Canberra and Sydney. Currently he is teaching music at Pymble Ladies College and as part of his role within the College has directed productions of Beauty and the Beast, Chicago and in 2015 will direct Hairpsray. In addition, he has worked as Creative Director for many theatrical events within the College.