Winter Classes and Camp

October 3, 2017 2:15 pm


Winter Camp


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 3rd, January 4th, and January 5th 2018.

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: $60.00 ($50.00 after discount)
Two day enrollment: $80.00 ($70.00 after discount)
Three day enrollment: $100.00 ($90.00 after discount)


Winter Classes


Playful Drama, Ages 5-7
@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Tuesdays 5:00pm-6:00pm; January 30 – April 10, 2018
(No class on February 27)

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!

Creation in Motion, Ages 8-12
@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Tuesdays 6:00pm-8:00pm; January 30 – April 10, 2018
(No class on February 27)

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!

Theatre Arts Exploration, Ages 8 – 12
@ The Pumphouse Theatre

A) Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 20 – April 7, 2018
(No class on February 17 or March 31)

B) Sundays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 28 – April 15, 2018
(No class on February 18 or April 1)

Class Fee: $225 ($200 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. No previous experience required!

Improv for Teens! Ages 13-17
@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm; January 20 – April 7, 2018
(No class on February 17 or March 31)

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!

The Next Stage, Ages 13-17
@ The Pumphouse Theatre
Mondays 6:00pm-8:00pm; January 29 – April 16, 2018
(no class on February 19 or April 2)

Fee $300 ($275 Discounted)

Want to learn more about what it takes to make it in theatre and film? This class provides the opportunity for teens to learn the ins and outs of the profession theatre, film, and television world. Learn the tricks of the trade when it comes to auditioning for both stage and screen, and learn advanced acting techniques to prepare you for the profession. Some experience is recommended!

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 3rd, 2017 or those registering multiple participants from the same family.

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