Registration Now Open | The Storytelling Body: Mask Performance With The Wonderheads

Date: Jan 14, 2020

Deadline: Feb 19, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Join Kate Braidwood and Andrew Phoenix of the Wonderheads for this three-day workshop focused on mask performance and physical storytelling.

Participants in this workshop will gain clarity and economy of physical expression, improved body awareness, and a greater understanding of what it means and how it feels to bring a fully realized character to life through mask exploration and articulate gestural investment.

Presented by Theatre Alberta in partnership with Canadian Academy of Mask & Puppetry and Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity.

When: March 6-8

Where: Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity

Registration Deadline: February 19, 2020

Arrival Date: March 5 or 6*

Departure Date: March 8 or 9*

Tuition: $340

Banff Centre Registration Fee: $35

Accommodation: private rooms $65/night or shared rooms $35/nightMeals: $41/person/day.

Total: ranges from $575 to $800 depending on arrival and departure dates and choice of private or shared accommodations.

*Workshop will start at approximately 9 am Friday, March 6, 2020, and end no later than 5 pm on Sunday, March 8, 2020. There will be an optional meet and greet on Thursday, March 5, 2020, in the evening.

Theatre Alberta members who reside in Alberta and are in financial need can apply for assistance to cover 25% to 75% of their tuition fee for The Storytelling Body. Funds are limited and will be awarded to those in greatest need. The deadline to apply for assistance for The Storytelling Body is February 19, 2020. Contact Jake Tkaczyk at for more information.

For more information about this workshop or to register now visit: or contact Theatre Alberta at 780-422-8162.