2020 Winter Classes and Camp

October 3, 2017 2:15 pm

Winter Camp

9 am – 4:30 pm
January 1st, 2nd & 3rd

The Pumphouse Theatre is happy to introduce the newest member of the theatre education family – Winter Break Drama Day Camps! The Winter Day Camps will happen on January 1st, January 2nd,  and January 3rd, 2020.

Participants ages 7 to 15 are welcome to enroll in any combination of one day, two days, or all three days! Each day will be a different theme and jam-packed full of creative drama activities. Our amazing instructors will teach everything from mask making to puppets, character creation to play writing, and so much more! Whether you are brand new or a seasoned pro, these drama day camps have something for everyone to enjoy.

One-day enrollment: $70.00 ($60.00 after discount)
Two-day enrollment: $100.00 ($90.00 after discount)
Three-day enrollment: $120.00 ($110.00 after discount)

Winter Classes

Playful Drama

Ages 6-8
Monday 5:00pm-6:00pm

January 6 – March 16, 2020 (No class on February 17)
Fee $125 ($100 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!

Creation in Motion

Ages 9-12
Monday 6:00pm-8:00pm
January 6 – March 16, 2020 (No class on February 17)
Fee $250 ($225 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!

Theatre Arts Exploration II

Ages 9 – 12
Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm
January 4 – March 14, 2020 (No class on February 15)
Class Fee: $250 ($225 Discounted)

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. Previous Theatre Arts Exploration or other drama class experience encouraged.

Improv for Teens II 

Ages 13-17
Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm
January 4 – March 14, 2020 (No class on February 15)
Class Fee: $325 ($300 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! Previous improvisation class experience encouraged.

Playwriting for Teens

Ages 13 – 17
Sundays 10:00am-12:00pm
January 5 – March 15, 2020 (No class on February 16)
Class Fee: $325 ($300 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. No previous experience is required!

Cancellation is permitted (less a $25 administration fee) provided notice is given a minimum of 10 business days prior to the first day of camp. No refund will be given with less than 10 business days notice, without a doctor’s note.

* Discounts apply to those registering before December 1st, 2019 or those registering multiple participants from the same family.

If you have any questions, please email Kelly Malcolm, Programming Director at kelly@pumphousetheatre.ca.