Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Archived September 23, 2019 The Art of Clowning in Calgary For Teens Ages 13-17 The deadline for this opportunity has passed. Registration closes Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Join Theatre A Go-Go and discover the freedom that comes from a state of total, unconditional acceptance of your most authentic self. Open the door to joy and your clown character; that is waiting for you to recognize them so that they can come out and play. Register with a friend or other family member by Wednesday, September 26, 2019, and receive a 10% discount for each registration. New Thursday Evening Class Classes Who: Ages 13-17 The Art of Clowning: Imagine the world of your clown who believes they can do anything and have a limitless desire and curiosity to try new things. These characters are curious, playful, or creative, and are always in a state of wonder or awe, surprise or amazement. In a supportive atmosphere, you will explore the clown’s world and discover a unique and personal way of bringing your clown to life. Players will work individually and in groups and through; slapstick, status play, improvisation, parody, and personal creativity, will be encouraged to rediscover what makes us laugh and why. The emphasis of these classes will be on having fun, creating your clown character and working with a partner to create a scenario. Date: Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:30pm from September 26 – December 5, 2019 (from 5:00 – 9:00pm on December 5) Cost: $300/player The investment includes 11 classes x 2 1/2 hours/class plus 1 1/2 hours for dress rehearsal and performance at the end of the program = 29 hours. (Clown noses, some costumes, and props supplied) Location: Parkdale Community Centre (3512 5th Ave. NW) Register your loved one(s) today and be refreshed as they gain confidence in physical, emotional and verbal literacy! For more information or to register visit theatreagogo.ca.