Program Goals:

  • To enhance and develop each student’s stock of theatre skills and technical skills
  • To emphasize actor training within a comprehensive and collaborative program
  • To develop skills that may contribute to community, professional and post-secondary theatre pursuits
  • To facilitate actors designing, scripting and devising much of their own work
  • To provide technical mentorship in all design strands and stage management
  • To experience professional productions and performances on field-trips to Victoria and Vancouver (often with the opportunity for talk-backs and workshops).
  • To work in collaboration with the Music and Dance Strands of Gulf Islands School of Performing Arts
  • To produce a high quality theatrical production, performed at ArtSpring, as an end product to the process