Questions? call 204-925-5253 or contact us through email.

Classics

Ages 18 up

To be, or NOT to be? Delve into the world of classic playwrights such as Shakespeare, Sophocles, Oscar Wilde and Arthur Miller and explore a variety of tragedies, comedies and romances. The focus will be on the delivery of text, character development and performance skills in classic plays.

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FEES
$255 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 16 to March 13

SCHEDULE
9 Tuesdays, 7:40 - 9:40
Registration
open +

Cinephiles

Ages 18 up

Do you really, really, reeeaaallly love films? So do we! Connect with movie enthusiasts just like yourself in this scintillating cinema laboratory. Discuss and dissect your favourite movie scenes and re-create them using simple filming and lighting techniques. Don’t let Tarantino and Wes Anderson hog all the fun! Join us this winter!

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FEES
$265 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 17 to March 14

SCHEDULE
9 Wednesdays, 7:40 - 9:40
Registration
open +

Script Club

Ages 18 up

It’s like a book club… but with scripts. Each week, our facilitator will guide you through reading and discussing remarkable plays with a group of fascinating peers. Thoughtful conversation, deeper understanding of old and new plays, complimentary refreshments. If you’ve ever muttered to yourself, ‘Gee, I should read more plays.’, here’s the perfect opportunity to start!

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FEES
$135 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 15 to March 19

SCHEDULE
9 Mondays, 6:00 - 8:00
Registration
open +

From Script to Stage

Ages 18 up

Don’t wait to be ‘discovered’. Take charge! Geared towards the experienced theatre student, this class will guide you through the process of producing a show from concept to performance. We will cover areas such as choosing a script, communicating with actors, acting techniques, getting the most out of rehearsals, and learning what the different roles are in a theatre production. Students will take a hands-on role in acting and directing within the class. 

Instructed by Ivan Henwood

FEES
$245 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 16 to March 13

SCHEDULE
9 Tuesdays, 7:40 - 9:40pm
Registration
open +

Comedy

Ages 18 up

Work with professional comedians to develop your voice as a sketch and stand-up artist. Learn to formulate structured jokes, generate original material using aspects from everyday life, and build captivating stage performance techniques.

Instructed by Cara Lytwyn

FEES
$245 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 17 to March 14

SCHEDULE
9 Wednesdays, 7:40 - 9:40
Registration
open +

Adult Company

Ages 18 up

The Adult Company is for experienced students interested in spending more time on analysis, interpretation and skill development. The focus of the second term is on rehearsal techniques and production elements as the company prepares for a spring show.

*New this year: The Adult Company will be remounting its spring performance for the 2018 Winnipeg Fringe Festival.*

Entrance to the course is by audition and interview in early September. Please call 925-5253 to book your appointment.

NOTE: the Adult Company schedule is very demanding and regular attendance is important. Extra rehearsals will be scheduled in the weeks leading up to the performance.

FEES
$655 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
September 25 to May 5

SCHEDULE
Term 1(Sept. 25 to Dec. 11): Mondays, 7:30 - 9:30 Term 2 (Jan. 8 to May 5) Mondays and Wednesdays
Registration
By Audition Only

Devised

18 and up

This course prepares you for the thrilling task of creating your own work. Expand your physical, emotional, and imaginative exploration in order to begin shaping, articulating and presenting your artistic expressions. The class culminates in a featured presentation of your original creation.

Instructed by Andraea Sartison

FEES
$455 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
September 28 to March 15

SCHEDULE
20 Thursdays, 7:40 - 9:40pm
Registration
open +

Stage Combat

Ages 18 up

You’ve studied the text, so what’s next? Working with an experienced fight choreographer, you’ll develop the fundamentals of safe combat for stage and screen. Come learn a brand new skill set that will make you the action hero you were always destined to be!

FEES
$255 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 16 to March 13

SCHEDULE
9 Tuesdays, 7:40 - 9:40pm
Registration
open +

Acting Just For Fun

Ages 18 up

No pressure. No expectations. Just fun! Laugh and learn the craft of being an actor. Get your feet wet in the acting pool, and discover more about yourself in the process.

Instructed by Alissa Watson

FEES
$245 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 13 to March 17

SCHEDULE
9 Saturdays, 3:15 - 5:15
Registration
open +

The Scene

Ages 18 up

Challenge yourself to take one step forward, and push yourself over the edge. Diverse, contemporary plays will be your starting point to learn how to analyze text for beats, subtext, character motivations, strategies and playable actions. Push yourself to read between the lines and break into the next level of acting.

Instructed by Chelsea Rankin

FEES
$245 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 15 to March 19

SCHEDULE
9 Mondays, 7:40 - 9:40pm
Registration
open +

Film Acting

Ages 18 up

This fun-filled course will open the door into the fascinating world of film and television, as you work on scenes from film and TV scripts and develop techniques for this specialized genre of acting. 

FEES
$265 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 18 to March 15

SCHEDULE
9 Thursdays, 7:40 - 9:40
Registration
open +

Improv 1

Ages 18 up

Master improv instructors will introduce you to the art of improvising through theatre exercises, improv games and group interaction.  Improvisational theatre develops an actor’s flexibility, spontaneity, creativity and self-confidence.

Instructed by RobYn Slade

FEES
$245 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 17 to March 14

SCHEDULE
9 Wednesdays, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Registration
open +

The Audition

Ages 18 up

You’ve got the chops, you’ve got the training, but how do you translate that into booking work? This course will demystify the process of auditioning for theatre, as well as film and TV. Learn about “the biz”, preparation, presentation and protocol. Examine the roles and responsibilities of actors, directors, agents and producers. Practice monologues, sides, and cold reads. You’ll leave ready to seek out and take on that next big audition.

FEES
$255 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 13 to March 17

SCHEDULE
9 Saturdays, 3:15 - 5:30pm
Registration
open +

CABARET COMPANY

Ages 18 up
(by audition)
This is an intense musical performance course in which you will create a cabaret using scenes, monologues and musical numbers, as well as solos, duets and smaller ensembles.  Choreography will be set to challenge you at whatever level you’re at.  The entire ensemble will prepare the cabaret to perform for an audience in the spring of 2018.

Entrance to the course is by audition and interview in early December. Please call (204) 925-5253 to book an appointment.

FEES
$605 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 6 to June 9, 2018

SCHEDULE
Saturdays, 3:00pm - 6:00pm Call 204-925-5253 for audition appointment
Registration
open +
FEES


DATES
January 6 to June 9, 2018

SCHEDULE
Saturdays, 3:00pm - 6:00pm Call 204-925-5253 for audition appointment
Registration
open +

Improv PRO

Ages 18 up

For experienced improvisation students interested in taking their Improv skills further, the focus of this class is on improv performance techniques. The class will perform in the Colin Jackson Studio Theatre several times during the term.

FEES
$245 + $20 non-refundable registration fee

DATES
January 17 to March 14

SCHEDULE
9 Wednesdays, 7:40 - 9:40
Registration
open +