A unique, creative, theatre training experience in stagecraft,
for Durham youth and young adults
ages 14 – 21
in partnership with the City of Oshawa
The 3×60 Theatre Collective is a unique creative training and performance experience for Durham youth and young adults (14 – 21 years) with an emphasis on stagecraft, playwriting, and process. With the guidance and mentorship of Theatre 3×60’s qualified and diverse instructors, 3×60 Theatre Collective members experience writing, collaborating, producing and performing their own original work, while developing their performance and production skills. Through challenging and confidence building theatre exercises and activities, hands-on creation and production opportunities, 3×60 Theatre Collective participants discover and explore a complete theatrical experience onstage and behind the scenes, with a public studio performance held on the final session of the program. There are no program fees. Previous theatre experience is not required.
- Stage voice
- Movement/ physical expression /dance
- Clowning (introductory)
- Choral and ensemble skills (vocal and movement)
- Performance and stage protocols
3×60 Theatre Collective participants will also experience:
- Essential elements of play construction
- monologue, dialogue, ensemble writing
- Collaborative creation processes
The program will also introduce participants to other aspects of theatre, outside of performance – production design, stage management, production and promotion. At program end, participants will present a self-produced and created, public, studio performance of their work.
The program is open to all youth in Durham region from ages 14 to 21. Enrollment to the program is limited to 20 participants.
All prospective participants must complete an application form and, upon acceptance, will be required to commit to all sessions (twice weekly).
There is no cost to participants for the 3×60 Theatre Collective program. Theatre 3×60 acknowledges the support of its community partners in making the Spring 2016 3×60 Theatre Collective possible.
The City of Oshawa
District 13 OSSTF
Fall/Winter 2016/17 Program Dates & Locations
The 3×60 Theatre Collective is held at the Arts Resource Centre, at 45 Queen St, Oshawa, ON L1H 3Z3.
The program runs for 17 weeks, twice weekly on Tuesdays (6:30 – 9 pm) and Saturdays (1:30 – 4 pm), starting mid October, 2016 and ending March 4, 2017. Exact start date to be confirmed, subject to funding. No sessions December 13, 2016 to January 7, 2017 inclusive.
Application Deadline Extended to October 28, 2016
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