Online Specialty Classes

Grades 7-12
October 13 – Dec. 8, 2020
Online Weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays

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Registration begins September 21.
The following online classes are held on weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays beginning Oct. 13 and finishing Dec. 8, 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

 

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)
Day Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Sept. 22)
Saturdays
(Oct. 17-Dec. 5)
1:30PM – 3:30PM $293 TBC Very Limited
Sundays
(Oct. 18-Dec. 6)
1:30PM – 3:30PM $293 TBC Limited

 

Writers’ Bloc (Gr. 7-12)

Theatre for youth by youth! Students learn numerous script-building skills in order to write their own play. The student playwrights will exchange feedback as they workshop drafts of their scripts, receive dramaturgical input from professional theatre artists and staff, and interview YPT playwrights from the 2020.21 season. The program culminates in the opportunity for students to work with a professional director and hear their plays read aloud for an invited audience. (120 minutes).

Writers’ Bloc (Gr. 7-12)
Day Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Sept. 22)
Tuesdays
(Oct. 13-Dec. 8)
6PM – 8PM $636 TBC Best Availability

 

Shakespeare Monologues (Gr. 7-12)

In this class, participants will explore a variety of Shakespearean monologues. They will be encouraged to find play and complexity in Shakespeare’s language, learning how to break down his speech into clear beats that are a joy to speak. Through exercises, text analysis and games, students will learn various ways to lift his poetry and prose off the page. Please note there will be an expectation that some work is done outside of class time. (120 minutes).

Shakespeare Monologues
Day Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Sept. 22)
Wednesdays
(Oct. 14-Dec. 2)
4:30PM – 6:30PM $288 Naomi Wright Best Availability

 

Online Content Creation (Gr. 7-12)

As youth are increasingly online, this course aims to provide context, constructive reflection and innovation to support their creative output. Participants will work on a variety of short video projects, learning the fundamental elements of visual story-telling. This hands-on investigation will consider everything from ‘what is your message?’, to developing your story idea, to breaking it all down into individual shots, and then the fun of shooting and editing! Please note there will be an expectation that some work is done outside of class time. (120 minutes).

Online Content Creation
Day Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Sept. 22)
Thursdays
(Oct. 15-Dec. 3)
4:30PM – 6:30PM $288 TBC Best Availability

 

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)
Day Time Fees Teacher Availability
(As of Sept. 22)
Saturdays
(Oct. 17-Dec. 5)
2:30PM – 4:30PM $293 Alix Sideris Limited

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