PLAYHOUSE NORTH SCHOOL OF THEATRE PRESENTS...
FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE
Ever wanted to adapt a written work for the stage? Learn how to effectively maneuver the text. On February 6 and 7, 2009, Playhouse North School of Theatre offers a weekend workshop with Laurel Lepine. For more info contact David Vanden Enden.
THE SIX WEEK SUMMER INTENSIVE
Featuring the Meisner Technique taught by Canada’s only practicing Certified Meisner Instructor, Cindy Vanden Enden. The 2009 summer intensive will also include classes in
Singing, Voice and Speech, Alexander Technique, Movement, Dance and Creativity Tutorials. Click here for more information.
Led by Peter Skagen, Audition Hell is Western Canada's most recommended film and TV acting class for beginners and intermediates. Develop your acting skills for film and TV: learn the business, practice the audition process and on camera scene work. More >
CAREER BUILDING THROUGH AUDTIONING WITH NEIL SCHELL
January 31 & February 1, 2009
Find out how you can most utilize auditions to build your career and reach out to roles being cast anywhere in North America. Learn the strategies that can get you seen for roles in Toronto, Vancouver and even Los Angeles. This full two-day workshop is limited to only a dozen actors. To register, visit www.actorworkshops.com.
Deadline: February 13, 2009.
INTERNATIONAL VOICE WORKSHOPS WITH RICHARD ARMSTRONG
Introductory Workshop: May 14 to May 15, 2009
Advanced Workshop: May 17 to May 25, 2009
These workshops take participants beyond technique, demonstrating the connection of the voice to the soul. Breath, body alignment and physical grounding are stressed. Emphasis on how voice and personality are intertwined unlocks a deeper experience for participants. Actors, playwrights, singers, songwriters and those who interact with them are welcome to attend. More >
FIREFLY OFFERS WINTER & SPRING CLASSES
Beginning on January 19th, Firefly’s Winter Session features classes for ages 16 and up on the Trapeze, Rope, Aerial Silks, Hoop and more! Firefly also offers classes for teens aged 11-16 years. For more information visit http://www.fireflytheatre.com.
FOLLOWSPOT THEATRE SCHOOL ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS!
FollowSpot is now accepting registrations for the 2008 Winter/Spring Term, for students ages 10 - 15 years. The term runs from January 8, 2009 to May 28, 2009, with a final performance on May 30, 2009. For more information click here.
PHYSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVES
GRAND GUIGNOL/MELODRAMA INTENSIVE WITH ALICE NELSON
February 17 - 22, 2009
Grand Guignol examines our curiosity with fear and the macabre and pushes physical boundaries. It is an intensely psychological theatre form that demands truth in size. Students learn to put horror onstage by exploring classic Grand Guignol text and drawing from the disturbing headlines of today's papers. Students will also learn the technical side of this form, building and executing gory effects. More >
BE FUNNY: CLOWN INTENSIVE WITH ALICE NELSON
March 3 - 8, 2009
This intensive is designed for actors, creators, street performers, teachers, writers, doctors, musicians and anyone with a sense of humour. Students will build a sense of play and abandon through various games and ensemble exercises. They will explore physical comedy and movement through improv and character work. New work will be created. More >
IUGTE: INTERNATIONAL PHYSICAL THEATRE LABORATORY WITH SERGI OSTRENKO
April 27 - May 2, 2009
This lab is open to professional performers from different creative genres and techniques who are inspired by Physical Theatre as a bold, vibrant and multidimensional approach to contemporary theatre performance. The process includes intensive practical training and discussions. Click here for more information.