Workshop: Upcoming November Workshops, Theatre Ontario

Please take a look at our last set of workshops before the holidays!

Launching Your Career
(formerly known as Getting Started for Actors)
Monday November 24th
3 pm  to 5 pm

Answers to your FAQ’s about the business of acting!
This workshop is for actors beginning their professional careers. In this two-hour workshop, Erin Keating and her guest, answer the most frequently asked questions about the business of acting.

Find out about:

  • The realities of showbiz—by the numbers
  • Becoming an actor—Maintaining & improving your acting skills; Training vs. Coaching
  • Auditions and Casting—Photos & résumés; Audition pieces; Agents & Casting Directors
  • Affiliations and Resources—Theatre & Film: Equity, ACTRA & Non-Union; Directories, Publications, Online sources
  • Managing your career—Planning, expenses & taxes

Artist as Entrepreneur—The Boot Camp
Saturday November 15th
10 am to 5pm

Learn the necessary skills to produce creative works, in a one day session!

  • 10am – Business Basics: Planning for Artists with Diane Davy
  • 11:30am – Promoting Theatre on Social Media with Seb Fox Allen
  • 2pm – Crowdfunding Essentials with Nancy Kenny
  • 3:30pm –  A Grant Application Mock Jury! With Pat Bradley

Unleashing Your Inner Entrepreneur
Monday December 3rd
5 pm to 7 pm

Thinking of producing a show or starting a theatre company?

If you want to do a show but have never produced professionally before, and if you want to know what questions to ask first, this session is for you!  This is a practical seminar facilitated by Erin Keating, Program Coordinator and a special guest.

This workshop is designed for individuals thinking of producing a show or starting a theatre company, and gives you the opportunity to:

  • Ask questions and try out ideas,
  • Discover the questions you need to ask and answer,
  • Learn to organize your thinking and planning,
  • Work on scheduling and budget considerations,
  • And find out about available resources and service

To register please visit our website:  www.theatreontario.org/training/courses-and-workshops.aspx