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PTE School on Global News Morning

ICYMI: PTE School Director talks winter class registration and schools Global News Morning’s Kevin Hirschfield on improv games. Check it out!

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Devised Theatre with Andraea Sartison

Join One Trunk Theatre Artistic Director Andraea Sartison for Devised Theatre, a 20 week course diving into the exciting, challenging world of collaborative theatre creation! In this course students will +

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2nd Annual PTE School Social Cabaret

Join us on June 3rd for a fundraiser for PTE School!

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PTE Adult Company Presents: Train to Brooklyn & Deliver Me by Theresa Rebeck

  PTE School Adult Company Presents Last Train To Brooklyn & Deliver Me by Theresa Rebeck Directed by Brenda McLean May 5 @ 7:30 PM May 6 @ 2:00 PM May 6 +

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PTE Young Company presents: Punk Rock by Simon Stephens

PTE Young Company Presents: Punk Rock by Simon Stephens Directed by Debbie Patterson & Arne MacPherson April 21 @ 7:30 PM April 22 @ 7:30 PM In a private school +

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Spring Classes Now Online!

Spring registrations are officially open! KIDS CLASSES: Story to Stage, ages 6-9 This skill building program will encourage students to explore role-playing, improvising, scene creation and more. Each class begins +

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Bouffon Workshop with Eric Davis

Wanna Fool Around?  Take a Bouffon Workshop! 16 hours of mockery, mischief and mayhem await you as the creator of Red Bastard teases out your inner BOUFFON.   Find your critical +

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Find YOUR Funny with Cara Lytwyn

Welcome to Finding the Funny, a creative writing class that introduces you into the weird and quirky world of standup comedy. In this class you will learn different writing techniques +

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Winter Classes!

  Registrations for our Winter classes are now online! KIDS CLASSES: Mission Munsch, ages 6-9 How Munsch fun can you have?  Explore the fun of theatre with the books of Robert +

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PTE School’s 1st Annual Social Cabaret!

A fundraiser for PTE School The traditional Manitoba Social gets a twist for PTE School’s upcoming fund raiser The Social Cabaret, Saturday, June 4 at 7:30. With Cory Wojcik as +

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PTE @ PTE Presents ANTIGONE

PTE @ PTE presents ANTIGONE by Sophocles Directed by Debbie Patterson From the ancient ruins of Greece comes the epic tale of Antigone. When Antigone goes against the law of +

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PTE School Adult Company Presents Oedipus Rex

PTE School Adult Company Presents Oedipus Rex by Sophocles Directed by Brenda McLean From the ancient ruins of Greece comes the epic tale of Oedipus Rex. A hero tragically fated +

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Young Company presents FILTHY RICH

PTE School Young Company Presents Filthy Rich by George F. Walker Directed by Spenser Payne April 15 @ 7:30 PM April 16 @ 2:00 PM  April 16 @ 7:30 PM +

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SPRING CLASSES start NEXT WEEK!

Check out our new SPRING CLASSES starting April 09th! ADULT CLASSES TEEN CLASSES KIDS CLASSES

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JUNIOR COMPANY TO PERFORM IN COLIN JACKSON STUDIO

Having trouble as the new kid in school? Unlucky in love? Feeling like everyone hates you? You’re in luck! Now you can use the CSIS’s techniques of wiretapping, code-breaking, and +

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8 week SCENE STUDY Class starts Tuesday Feb 2

There is still space available in our 8 week SCENE STUDY class which starts on Tuesday February 02 and runs 7:00pm to 9:30pm culminating with a presentation during our end +

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Voice Veteran Tutors Voice Over Two

Well respected veteran Winnipeg actor and voice over artist, Brian Richardson, will be teaching the Winter Term session of VOICE OVER 2. He is an excellent instructor with a slightly +

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2 spaces left – PTE @ PTE 2016

NEW YEAR – NEW START! PTE @ PTE Starts on January 12th and we have 2 spaces left. Call now to make an audition appointment in January! If you are a committed +

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PTE @ PTE Auditions – December 15

We will be holding our 2nd round of PTE@PTE auditions on Tuesday, December 15th. If you are a committed theatre artist, this is an opportunity to take your craft to +

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PTE @ PTE Alumni Speak

Here is what some of our Alumni have said about the Professional Training Ensemble at Prairie Theatre Exchange (PTE @ PTE); AUDITIONS for the 2015 PTE @ PTE Program are on December +

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PTE @ PTE Alumni Share (Samara)

Samara Von Rad   PTE @ PTE was definitely one the best decisions I have made for my career. I met, and was taught by so many working professionals, it +

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PTE @ PTE Auditions TUESDAY NOVEMBER 24

Auditions for the 2016 PTE @ PTE program are on Tuesday November 24, 2016. Call Ivan at (204) 925-5253 or email him at educationsvces@pte.mb.ca to book your audition with this year’s +

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John B. Teaching On Camera Acting!

This year, I’m looking forward to teaching TWO On Camera classes at PTE School, (along with several film & TV industry guest instructors). The Acting On Camera class is on +

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FUNNY STORY! FUNNY CLASS!

Wait till you hear this. It’s a hoot! Two of Winnipeg’s funniest people, Jane Testar and Cara Lytwyn are back at PTE School this year as the instructors for our FINDING FUNNY class! +

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YOUNG ACTORS! Get up on stage!

YOUNG ACTORS! Get up on our stage – Young Company (teens) and Junior Company (12 to 14) Auditions on Monday September 21! Call (204) 925-5253 Our YOUNG COMPANY director, Spenser +

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Adult Company Auditions

Brenda McLean, in addition to being Head of Wardrobe at Prairie Theatre Exchange, Co-Artistic Leader of Theatre Incarnate, performing with The Talentless Lumps, & everything else under the sun that +

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Junior Company Auditions Ages 12-14

We’re thrilled that Daina Leitold will be Directing our Junior Company this year!

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Ivan Henwood Joins PTE Film and Theatre School

PTE’s Film and Theatre School is pleased to announce that Ivan Henwood has joined the organization as School Coordinator effective immediately.

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Cabaret Company Auditions

Erin McGrath is back teaching at PTE School after a brief break for new mommyhood.

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Young Company Auditions

Spenser Payne is a PTE School Alumna who left Winnipeg to attain a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from the University of Alberta.

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