ActingWorks March Break 2017

DramaWay Multi Arts Enrichment Camp is an innovative program offering individuals of ALL abilities an eclectic exposure to varied means of creative expression.  The integration of drama, film, dance and art as well as life skills training enrich aspiring performers as they embark on a fun-filled March Break adventure!


ActingWorks – a March Break Intensive Day Program for the aspiring performer!

A new extension of our popular DramaWorks program, ActingWorks is an intensive five-day program focused on theatre training for those interested in entering the professional acting world. It gives youth and adults with special needs of ALL abilities the opportunity to access quality, in-depth training which will help provide specific and tailored training for those interested in pursuing a serious career in the theatre community.

Highlights of the training offered in this Program:

  • Audition preparation curriculum (both songs and monologues)
  • Physical Theatre (Clown, mime, and techniques like those of Bausch and Grotowski)
  • Traditional text-based acting
  • Instruction and visits from local industry professionals such as Actors & Directors
  • Intimate class size
  • Scene-work
  • Tips on resume preparation
  • 1 digital image of an acting headshot


This program will operate on our DramaWay philosophy placing emphasis on the process of the journey while continuing to build on social and life skills.  Each participant enrolled will automatically be guaranteed an audition slot for the Peanut Butter People theatre troupe which will be operated by our partner company Peanut Butter People.

Founded in 2008 by Brooke Banning and Polly Phokeev, Peanut Butter People is a Toronto-based theatre company committed to producing new Canadian work that engages and enchants while providing exciting professional opportunities to Canada’s diverse pool of talented actors, directors, stage managers, designers and dramaturgs.


DATES & TIME March 14th – 18th, 2016    Monday to Friday only   9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
COST $408 (+ 13% HST)
LOCATION Swansea Town Hall  – 95 Lavinia Ave, Toronto, ON M6S 3H9


ActingWorks March Break