Program Start Dates: January 2015, April 2015, July 2015 and October 2015
Program Length: 18 months
Campus: Dundas Square
Toronto is the third most active scene for English-speaking theatre globally and a major player in international film. Highly skilled, professional acting graduates are well positioned for many creative and exciting career opportunities on stage and screen.
The Acting for Film, TV and the Theatre program at the Toronto Film School blends a film acting focus with the critical foundations of stage technique. Specific courses explore each area of acting, including:
With supporting courses in:
In this program, students collaborate closely with those in other Toronto Film School programs (Film Production and Writing for Film & TV) and work under intense apprenticeship conditions to absorb the rhythm and discipline that their craft demands. Students will perform in both a stage play and a short film towards the end of the program.
Students will also benefit from the support and mentorship of faculty who are talented and successful professionals. Program faculty have trained and worked in Eastern Europe, the United States, the United Kingdom, Africa, Japan, and all across Canada, bringing with them techniques learned directly from stage pioneers and extensive real-life acting experience.
After completing the Acting for Film, TV and the Theatre program, graduates will be able to: