Backyard Theatre Company


 

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Back yard Theatre Staff


Jeremy Plett:The Backyard Theatre Company Artistic Director

Jeremy is excited to move into another year of theatre with The Backyard Theatre Company. He has performed in several community theatre productions, most recently, The Princess Bride. He has toured across Canada with SBC Theatre Group. This is Jeremy’s fifth year with us– he brings creativity and quality into our theatre program.

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Malcolm Roulette: The Backyard Theatre Assistant Director

This is Malcolm’s second year as Assistant Director. Malcolm completed his theatre internship with our theatre company. He completed theatre at Providence College. Malcolm has always had a love for the Arts. Those who know him cite his humour and thoughtfulness as two of his strengths. Malcolm is an excellent addition to our team.

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Acting Out!

Instructor: Jeremy Plett
Date:28 weeks, Sep 12 -Apr 18, 2018
Days of week: Tuesday
Time: 5:30-6:15pm
Location: Studio A (Upstairs)
Fees: $185 (Includes Costume Fee), Fundraiser Waiver $50, Volunteer Waiver $25 >

For ages 5-8.All for FUN! Get creative with improvised storytelling and puppet shows.

    • -Voice Projection
    • -Memorization
    • -Costumes




    Acting Out!

     

    Dramatic Discovery

    Instructor: Jeremy Plett
    Date: 14 weeks, Sep 12 -Apr 18, 2018
    Days of week: Tuesday
    Time: 5:30-6:30pm
    Location: Studio A (Upstairs)
    Fees: $240 (Includes Costume Fee), Fundraiser Waiver $50, Volunteer Waiver $25

    For ages 9-11. Discover the process of preparing for a play by learning your lines, becoming a new personality and exploring the stage.
    Explore the world of acting:

    1. -Story Telling
    2. -Character Building
    3. -Improvisation

    Participate in two separate performances.


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    The Actor's Studio

    Instructor: Jeremy Plett
    Date: 28 weeks, Sep 12 -Apr 18, 2018
    Days of week: Tuesday
    Time: 6:45-7:45pm
    Location: Studio A (Upstairs)
    Fees: $240 (Includes Costume Fee), Fundraiser Waiver $50, Volunteer Waiver $25

    For ages 10-12. This class is designed for experienced or mature students – take your acting experience to the next level:

    1. -New Games
    2. -Challenging Scripts
    3. -Improvisation

    Plus have the opportunity to assist in the preparation and character building for two showcase performances.



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    The Audition

    Instructor: Jeremy Plett
    Date: 28 weeks, Sep 12 -Apr 18, 2018
    Days of week: Tuesday (Upstairs)
    Time: 7:45-9:00pm
    Location: Studio A
    Fees: $295 (Includes Costume Fee), Fundraiser Waiver $50, Volunteer Waiver $25

    For ages 12-15.In this advanced class, students will combine silly improvisation with serious studio practice:

    1. -Warm-Up Exercises
    2. -Writing & Memorization
    3. -Improvisation

    Actors will be fully prepared for an audition by the end of the year.



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    Fundraising/Volunteer Requirements
    $50 fundraising cheque and $25 volunteer cheque are required at registration. Options: May pay out directly at registration or participate in fundraiser and/or volunteer (cheques will not be cashed for those who choose to participate).


    Cancellations/Refunds
    Full refunds are given only when you cancel two weeks prior to start date of class/workshop less $20 Administration Fee. If not enough registrants are received for a specific class, there is the possibility that the class will have to be cancelled. If this were to happen the student would receive a full refund.

    Membership fees are non-refundable.
    One week prior to the class, a reminder phone call will be given to let you know the class is coming up, direction to the centre, and location of the classroom along with dates and time of class.

    If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call (204) 346-1077.


    Creative Arts Bursary Fund