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. Educational Opportunities October 25, 2023 Winter 2024 Education Programs Does your young artist’s imagination need to get in from the cold? The Pumphouse Theatre has the drama program for them! From preschool to teenagers, we have a drama class that is suited for everyone. Register early or multiple times and save! Early Bird discount of $25 if you register and pay at least 30 days prior to the start of classes. Multi-child discount of $25 is available for families who register more than one child from the same household. Interested in signing up for multiple courses or multiple semesters? If you register the same child in 2 or more classes and receive our Bundle discount of $25. All discounts are not valid with any other offers and cannot be combined with other available discounts. You can find our list of offerings and register on the website: pumphousetheatre.ca under the Classes & Camps tab. Weekend/Evening Drama Classes Playful Drama Ages: 6 – 8 Location: The Pumphouse Theatre Days: Saturdays, 10:30 – 11:30am Dates: January 6 – March 17, 2024 (No class on February 17) Class Fee: $125 Maximum Capacity: 12 This course is a great introduction to the drama basics, and covers a variety of topics including: storytelling, character, sharing, movement and theatre games. This is a wonderful way to help your child explore their imagination, learn new skills and have fun! No experience is required! Creation in Motion Ages: 9 – 12 Location: The Pumphouse Theatre Days: Sundays, 10am – 12 noon Dates: January 7 – March 18, 2024 (No class on February 18) Class Fee: $275 Maximum Capacity: 16 Explore storytelling and harness imagination through physicality. Creation in Motion will encourage creative expression through movement, choreography, mime, balance, staging and mask. Students will learn about teamwork, gain self-confidence and be physically active, all within a safe and engaging environment. No previous experience is required! Theatre Arts Exploration Ages: 9 – 12 Location: The Pumphouse Theatre Days: Sundays, 10am – 12 noon Dates: January 6 – March 17, 2024 (No class on February 17) Class Fee: $275 Maximum Capacity: 16 This course is an all-inclusive exploration of the theatre arts. Students will be encouraged to discover a variety of dramatic techniques such as character creation, improvisation, movement, scene study and more. Have a blast creating and performing an original final presentation for friends and family. No previous experience is required! Improv for Teens Ages: 13 – 17 Location: The Pumphouse Theatre Days: Mondays, 6 – 8pm Dates: January 8 – March 18, 2024 (No class on February 19) Class Fee: $300 Maximum Capacity: 16 Improv is a great way to have fun and explore while bolstering creativity, adaptability, team work and confidence. This course includes lessons in theatresports, character development, storytelling, and many favourite improvisation games. Be inspired to think outside the box, learn something new and have fun. No previous experience is required! The Next Stage Ages: 13 – 17 Location: The Pumphouse Theatre Days: Mondays, 6 – 8pm Dates: January 8 – March 18, 2024 (No class on February 19) Class Fee: $300 Maximum Capacity: 16 Want to learn more about what it takes to make it in theatre? This class provides the opportunity for teens to learn the ins and outs of the professional theatre world. Learn the tricks of the trade when it comes to auditioning for the stage, and learn advanced acting techniques to prepare you for the profession. Previous drama class experience is encouraged. All courses will adhere to all health and safety protocols. All courses, with the exception of our customized programs and workshops, are 10 weeks in length. All in-person classes will take place at the Pumphouse Theatre (2140 Pumphouse Ave. SW) when protocols allow. Classes may be alternatively conducted online if required. To register, visit the portal: http://registration.pumphousetheatre.ca/EventProConnect/Default.aspx If you encounter any issues with the portal, please let us know. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Kelly Malcolm, Programming Director, at 403.263.0079 ext 100 or email@example.com.