Classes for Ages 5 -8

Character Creation (Ages 5 - 8)

In Creating Characters with Chelsea, we will spend 8 weeks creating our very own characters and short scenes. Chelsea will encourage students to use their imagination to generate brand new characters and discover how their characters can interact in short scenes. This will be interspersed with games and activities to keep their curiosity active. We will invent, create, play, and have fun!

Teaching Artist: Chelsea MacEwan

Location: SKAM Satellite Studio

Date 2022:
April 25 – June 20
Mondays 3:45 – 4:45  pm
NOTES: This class only runs for 8 weeks; there will be no class on May 23rd (Victoria Day).

Price: $225

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Classes for Ages 9 – 12

Character Creation (Ages 9 - 12)

In Creating Characters with Chelsea, we will spend 8 weeks creating our very own characters and short scenes. Chelsea will encourage students to use their imagination to generate brand new characters and discover how their characters can interact in short scenes. This will be interspersed with games and activities to keep their curiosity active. We will invent, create, play, and have fun!

Teaching Artist: Chelsea MacEwan

Location: SKAM Satellite Studio

Date 2022:
April 25 – June 20
Mon
days 5:15 – 6:45  pm
NOTES: This class only runs for 8 weeks; there will be no class on May 23rd (Victoria Day).

Price: $335

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Classes for Ages 12+

Improvisation (Ages 12 - 15)

In this class, students will learn the basic skills of improvisational theatre through games and simple scene work. Skills include: how to give and receive ideas from their scene partner, the basics of character work, problem-solving, and learning how to tell simple stories while working together. Students will be challenged to listen to their scene partner(s) and provide strong offers. They will learn how to explore themes, tell enriched stories and create unique characters. This class can be taken a number of times. Students will perform a final improv showcase with lights and sound. 

Teaching Artist: Lynnéa Chan

Date 2022:
May 4 – June 22
Wednesdays 7:00 – 8:30  pm
NOTES: This class runs for 8 weeks.

Price: $335

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Collaborative Theatre (Ages 13 - 18)

Let’s put our writing, acting, and directing skills to the test! Students will develop their writing skills and self-expression through the process of creating and rehearsing their own play. This active and engaging class will be facilitated in person and will allow students to exercise their creative muscles in the SKAM Satellite Studio this spring! This class involves improvisation, writing, and collaborative discussion with award-winning director Anna Marie Anderson!

Teaching Artist: Anna Marie Anderson

Date 2022:
April 26 – June 21
Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm
NOTES: This class runs for 9 weeks.

Price: $375

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Class Fee Breakdown

Character Creation (5-8) $225 for 8 classes
Musical Theatre (5-8) $315 for 9 classes
Character Creation (9-12) $335 for 8 classes
Musical Theatre (9-12) $375 for 9 classes

 

Improv (12-15) $335 for 8 classes
Physical Theatre (12-15) $335 for 8 classes
Collabortive Theatre (13-18) $375 for 9 classes

 

Need help paying for a class? Apply to our school fund here or email [email protected].

 

Registration Tips

Register online with Credit Card. For all other payments, please contact [email protected] to set up a time to register over the phone.

**Does a class say “waitlist only”? Just register like you normally would and you’ll be added to the waitlist automatically!

COVID-19 Update

Theatre SKAM’s policy requires all our staff to be fully vaccinated and in response to the provincial guidelines, we will not require children to be vaccinated to participate in our classes. We do recommend students be masked while participating, each teaching artist may have different requests of their students as per their comfort level within the classroom, make sure you read each class description for details.

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Location for Spring Classes

SKAM Satellite Studio, 849 Fort Street
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Teaching Artist Bios

Learn more about the artists leading our 2022 Spring Classes

Questions?

Get registration support by contacting our School Administrator at [email protected] or calling the SKAM Hotline (250) 386-7526. Any inquires about classes should be sent to the class’ teaching artist, emails are listed with the teacher bios here.