|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Type||Advanced Diploma, College|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||CA$16,163 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$14,937), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways if you did not complete two or more consecutive full years at a recognized secondary or post-secondary education institution in a school where English is the primary language of instruction and communication.
A relevant portfolio is required.
All candidates must attend a mandatory program admission session, where you will be required to audition. For the audition:
- Please bring a resume and be prepared to discuss your previous experience as well as your current interests in theatre practice.
- We highly recommend that candidates attend a program admission session in-person, but under extenuating circumstances, a video and resume can be submitted for review and evaluation. Please contact the program coordinator for details.
- After submitting your application, you will receive a letter with additional instructions on how to prepare for and book your program admission session.
Open the door to a groundbreaking professional career in theatre. This program will help you develop your technical and business skills, nurture your artistic voice and make crucial industry connections while you pursue your passion.
Industry-leading professionals will facilitate classes in acting, movement and voice as you expand your artistic range across different styles of classic and contemporary performance, including live and on-camera. You’ll also build your audition skills, learn how to get an agent and create your own dynamic demo reel. To prepare for a career as an actor-entrepreneur, you’ll partake in independent “storefront” productions that will push your creative boundaries to the front-line of theatre innovation.
When you graduate, you’ll be ready to run your own theatre company or develop your career as a professional actor, director, stage manager, producer or instructor, in Canada and on the world stage.
- With instruction and guidance from industry-leading professionals, you’ll train in various styles of acting for classical and contemporary scripts, written and improvised work, traditional and movement-based staging practices, live and on-screen, and more.
- A focus on entrepreneurship and networking will prepare you for a sustainable career in theatre arts.
- Opportunities will exist for you to collaborate with the students in photography, film and television, music, dance and art programs at the Story Arts Centre.
- Stage manager
- Set designer
- Theatre technician
Areas of Employment