WINTER 2022 DRAMA EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Does your young artist’s imagination need to get in from the cold? The Pumphouse Theatre is back with a brand new semester of drama education programs. From preschool to teenagers, we have a drama class that is suited for everyone!  You can find our list of offerings below. 

Fill out our online registration form today: https://forms.gle/6XNgrijh1ga7W3eE9 

EVENING & WEEKEND DRAMA CLASSES 

Playful Drama | Ages 6-8 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Monday 4:30pm-5:30pm; January 10 – March 21, 2022 (No class February 21) 

Fee: $125  

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!

Theatre Arts Exploration | Ages 9 – 12 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 8 – March 19, 2022 (No class February 21) 

Fee: $250  

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, Shakespeare, scene study, and more! Have a blast creating and performing an original final presentation for friends and family. No previous experience required!

Creation in Motion | Ages 9-12 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Sundays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 9 – March 20, 2022 (No class February 22) 

Fee: $250 

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!

Playwriting | Ages 13 – 17 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre  

Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 8 – March 19, 2022 (No class February 21) 

Fee: $325 

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 learn what it means to tell an effective story. No previous experience is required!

Improv for Teens | Ages 13-17 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Monday 6:00pm-8:00pm; January 10 – March 21, 2022 (No class February 21) 

Fee $325  

Improv is a great way to have fun and explore while bolstering creativity, adaptability, teamwork, 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!

HOMESCHOOL & PRESCHOOL DRAMA CLASSES  

Tales and Tumble | Ages 3-5 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Mondays 11:00am-12:00am; January 10 – March 21, 2022 (No class February 21) 

Fee: $125 

This course is designed to get your wee ones moving, playing, creating, and having fun! We will cover a variety of topics including storytelling, dance, yoga and theatre games.

Ready. Set. Act | Ages 6-8 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Mondays 1:00pm-2:00pm; January 10 – March 21, 2022 (No class February 21) 

Fee: $125

This course allows participants to explore their creativity and imagination by learning the basics of theatre. We will cover a variety of topics including: story-telling, character, movement, and theatre games.

Theatre FUNdamentals | Ages 9-12  

@ The Pumphouse Theatre 

Tuesdays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 11 – March 22, 2022  

Fee: $250 

This course is an all-inclusive exploration of the fundamentals elements of drama. Students will be encouraged to discover a variety of dramatic techniques such as character creation, improvisation, scene study, and more!

All The Worlds A Stage | Ages 13 – 17 

@ The Pumphouse Theatre  

Tuesdays 1:00pm-3:00pm; January 11 – March 22, 2022 

Fee: $325 

This course is designed to give young performers a deeper understanding into the world of Shakespeare. Using one play of study, participants will learn about the famous bard as it should be experienced – through performance!

 

If you do not see a homeschool program that works for you, contact us about our Customizable Cohort Classroom option. We will work with you to create a program that meets your and your children’s needs. 

All courses will be adhering to all recommended COVID-19 health and safety protocols including masks, sanitization,  and social distancing. For all students 12 and over, in accordance with the city bylaw, we are asking for proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test that is no older than 72 hours. You can find more information about the bylaw here: COVID-19 – Vaccine Passport Bylaw (calgary.ca).  

All courses, with the exception of our customized programs, are 10 weeks in length and will take place at the  Pumphouse Theatre (2140 Pumphouse Ave SW) if not otherwise stated. 

Register before December 8th and receive our Early Bird Discount of $25 off. Register two or more members of the  same immediate family and receive our Multi-Child Discount of $25 off 

REFUND POLICY: By submitting the online form for registration in our classes, you agree to our cancellation policy:  cancellation is permitted (less a $25 administration fee) provided notice is given a minimum of 10 business days prior to the first day of classes.  

If you have questions or concerns, feel free to contact 403.263.0079 ext. 100 or kelly@pumphousetheatre.ca