Saturday Online Classes

JK-Grade 12
Oct. 17 – Dec. 5, 2020
Saturdays Online
Please note all class times are Eastern Time Zone.

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Please Note: To register for online classes that have already begun, please email dsassistant@youngpeoplestheatre.org.

The following classes begin online on Saturday, Oct. 17 and run until Dec. 5, 2020.

Class Requirements:

  • We ask that a parent or caregiver is nearby, in the event a participant requires technical support. In the case of our JK – Gr. 4 students, we ask that a parent or caregiver is either present, or very nearby to assist with the student’s engagement or to provide support during the class.
  • Below are some technical requirements needed for the best success of each participant:
    • A stationary camera and screen, such as a computer, laptop, iPad or tablet
    • Stable internet that allows for extended video calls
    • PLEASE NOTE: Cell phones cannot be used to participate in class
    • A microphone, which could be a headset or part of the computer.
  • An adequate space that allows for movement free of physical hazards within the frame of the camera

 

JK-SK

Participants will engage in songs, creative games and imaginative prompts that get them up on their feet, developing emotional and physical awareness and control, and building their creative confidence as they express themselves through movement and improvisation. There are also optional follow-up activities that include arts and crafts, puppet making and drawing. (30 minutes).

JK-SK
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
JK-SK A 9AM – 9:30AM $109 Julia Dickson Only 1 Spot Left!
JK-SK B 10AM – 10:30AM $109 Julia Dickson Only 1 Spot Left!

 

Grade 1-2

Through imaginative games, and gesture and movement work, participants will develop their ability to express themselves verbally and physically, building a confidence in their own creative ideas and their capacity to collaborate. There are also optional follow-up activities that include arts and crafts, puppet making and drawing. (60 minutes).

Grade 1-2
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
Gr. 1-2 A 9AM – 10AM $218 Marina Gomes Limited
Gr. 1-2 B 10:30AM – 11:30AM $218 Sharon Heldt SOLD OUT!

Grade 3-4

Through imaginative games, and gesture and movement work, participants will develop their ability to express themselves verbally and physically, building a confidence in their own creative ideas and their capacity to collaborate. There are also optional follow-up activities that include arts and crafts, puppet making and drawing. (60 minutes).

Grade 3-4
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
Gr. 3-4 A 9AM – 10AM $218 Sharon Heldt Only 2 Spots Left!
Gr. 3-4 B 10:30AM – 11:30AM $218 Marina Gomes SOLD OUT!

 

Grade 5-6

This fun, active class, will provide participants the chance to get up and create on their feet, exploring physical and vocal expression, the principles of improvisation, character-building and how to collaborate as an ensemble. (90 minutes).

Grade 5-6
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
Gr. 5-6 A 10AM – 11:30AM $248 Samantha Megarry Only 2 Spots Left!
Gr. 5-6 B 1:30PM – 3PM $248 Samantha Megarry Limited

 

Grade 7-8

Students of all levels are welcome! Participants will engage in a variety of physical, vocal and improvisation games and exercises, developing confidence in their ideas, expression, ability to create on their feet and collaborate as an ensemble. Classes will explore how an actor prepares to perform, the basic principles of improvisation, as well as methodologies for character creation. (120 minutes).

Grade 7-8
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
Gr. 7-8 A 12PM – 2PM $288 Sharon Heldt SOLD OUT!
Gr. 7-8 B 2:30PM – 4:30PM $288 Erica May-Wood Very Limited

 

Audition Technique (Gr. 7-8)

For students auditioning for an arts school or show, or who love diving into text work, this is the class to take! Students learn the strategies and skills necessary to bring their monologues to life and make the best impression online! (120 minutes).

Audition Technique (Gr. 7-8)
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
Gr. 7-8 1:30PM – 3:30PM $293 Peter Fernandes Only 2 Spots Left!

 

Grade 9-12

*Please note this class will run in the winter term.

Students of all levels are welcome! Participants will engage in a variety of physical, vocal and improvisation games and exercises, developing confidence in their ideas, expression, ability to create on their feet and collaborate as an ensemble. Classes will explore how an actor prepares to perform, the basic principles of improvisation, as well as methodologies for character creation. (120 minutes).

Grade 9-12
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
Gr. 9-12
Will run in Winter Term
TBC $288 TBC N/A

 

Actor’s Craft (Gr. 9-12)

A stimulating and inspiring introduction to actor training and stagecraft, this script-based class exposes students to a selection of influential playwrights and acting techniques as they learn to perform a variety of characters. This program complements Grade 9-12 Drama. (120 minutes).

Actor’s Craft (Gr. 9-12)
Group Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Oct. 15)
Gr. 9-12 2:30PM – 4:30PM $293 Alix Sideris SOLD OUT!

Additional Information

Questions? Contact Drama School Assistant at dsassistant(at)youngpeoplestheatre.org or 416.363.5131 x235.

For registration through mail, fax or in person.


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