Theatre Arts-Performance Adv Dip GBC
George Brown College, Canada
About This Program
George Brown College's Theatre Arts-Performance Advanced Diploma program offers you concentrated, career-oriented training to learn the fundamental skills, practicalities, traditions and professionalism, so you can work as a professional actor in theatre, television and film.
The program has an integrated curriculum in five skill courses form the core of the classical approach to training the actor:
The acting curriculum features:
Other classes include:
Enrolment is limited, ensuring adequate personal attention is given to each student. Admission is competitive, based on the results of auditions and personal interviews conducted by faculty members.
This Theatre Arts-Performance Advanced Diploma is offered at Young Centre for the Performing Arts of George Brown College.
The conservatory, hands-on training is an integrated curriculum in which almost all subjects are related directly to the acting profession.
George Brown College enjoys partnerships with Soulpepper Theatre Company and the Tarragon Theatre for workshop performances.
An ever-expanding local theatre scene creates a consistent demand for fresh faces and new talent in a range of educational, entertainment and commercial activities. Despite competitiveness in the field, you may be able to establish a career in:
By the time you graduate, you will gain skills and have demonstrated the ability to:
Course Code : P104
College : George Brown College
Duration : 3 years
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Advanced Diploma
All fees listed below are quoted in Canadian Dollar (CAD).
Take note of the following:
Accommodation for International Students at George Brown College
Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students. George Brown College however, does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.
George Brown College's free Housing Services offer support in helping students find off-campus housing. This will be an advantage for you as it generally takes about 2-3 weeks to find an apartment in Toronto. Apartment listings usually go up 1-2 months previous to their availability so if you’re looking to move beginning of September it is usually good to start looking in July.
Housing Cost (your choice):
If you would rather live in the residence of the college, you should sign up early. The George, as the building is known, has the flexibility of 8 month- (Fall/Winter) and 4 Month- (Summer) agreements. Units are 2-bedroom suites that include a kitchenette and 3-piece bathroom with Wi-Fi, phone, and cable television.
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, and health.
Intake Dates :
There is only ONE intake every year and this is in SEPTEMBER.
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of George Brown College as listed:
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