Classes (Calgary): Pumphouse Theatre Spring Drama Classes

Date: Jan 24, 2019

The Pumphouse Theatre has a new batch of classes for students aged 5-17! This classes will happen over the Spring semester -- March to June 2019. All of the class options are listed below! For more information check out our website www.pumphousetheatre.ca or contact Kelly Malcolm, Programming Director, at kelly@pumphousetheatre.ca or 403.263.0079 ext 100.Playful Drama
Ages 5-7

@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Mondays 5:00pm-6:00pm; April 1 – June 24, 2019 (No class on April 22, May 20, June 10)
Fee $100 ($80 Discounted)
This course is a great introduction to the drama basics, and covers a variety of topics including: story-telling, 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 required!*New- Playwriting for TeensAges 13 - 17
@ The Pumphouse Theatre –  Joyce Doolittle Theatre
Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm; March 30 - June 22, 2019 (No class on April 20, May 18, June 15)
Class Fee: $300 ($275 Discounted)
This course is designed to give young performers a deeper understanding into the written world of theatre. Through examining classic and contemporary text, students will be guided to explore the craft of playwriting and dramaturgy and learn what it means to tell an effective story. Students will be able to have the opportunity to write their own monologues and short ten minute plays.Theatre Arts ExplorationAges 8 - 12
@ The Pumphouse Theatre – Victor Mitchell Theatre
Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm; March 30 - June 22, 2019 (No class on April 20, May 18, June 15)
Class Fee: $225 ($200 Discounted)
This course is an exploration of the theatre arts for any experience level and includes: scene study, designing, constructing, and performing.  Students will have fun exploring theatre arts and learn a lot as they work with scripts and perform for parents at the final class.Creation in MotionAges 8-12
@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Sundays 10:00am-12:00pm; March 31 – June 23, 2019 (No class on April 21, May 19, June 9)
Fee $225 ($200 Discounted)
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!Improv for TeensAges 13 – 17
@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Mondays 6:00pm-8:00pm; April 1 – June 24, 2019 (No class on April 22, May 20, June 10)
Class Fee: $300 ($275 Discounted)
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, story-telling, and many favourite improvisation games. Be inspired to think outside the box, learn something new, and have fun! No previous experience is required!