All students at St Philip's have the opportunity to perform in a drama production.

There is an exciting range of extracurricular activities after school and at lunchtimes, which includes the opportunity to perform in dance projects and plays with full production backing.

The College has excellent facilities and resources and industry trained staff. The department produces a junior play, senior play and numerous year level productions. Students from all year levels can present lunch-time Drama performances throughout the year and the whole College participates in the annual Performing Arts Festival. Community events such as the Centralian Eisteddfod and the Alice Springs Desert Festival regularly feature St Philip’s students.