Globe Theatre Conservatory

Actor Training Program

The Actor Training Program is a rigorous 16 week process (May 2014 to August 2014) with an emphasis on acting, movement, voice training and text analysis.The program is taught by some of the most respected theatre professionals in Canada.This is a full-time program with classes scheduled six days per week from 10am to 6pm as well as some evening rehearsals.  

The Actor Training Program is an advanced program that will prepare actors for work in the professional theatre at the highest level. Admission is through a competitive audition process. Applicants must be high school graduates and at least 18 years old. Saskatchewan residents will have priority for the available spaces. Participants will be given priority to audition for a role in a Globe Theatre production during the 2014|2015 season.  

We encourage you to apply for this program if you want to pursue a career as a professional theatre artist. The Actor Training Program prepares artists to work on the Globe Theatre stages and any other Canadian theatres.

2014 Conservatory Teachers:

Ryland Alexander Stage Combat
Nancy Benjamin Voice
Johanna Bundon Movement
Candace Cox Alexander Technique
David Latham Neutral Mask, Introduction to Shakespeare, Acting
Marti Maraden Acting
Allyson McMackon Movement
Andrew North Acting
Shannon Boyle Voice
Perry Schneiderman Character Half Mask
Ruth Smillie Acting
Laurel Thomson Voice
Helen Walkley Movement

Application Process

The submission deadline for the 2014 Globe Theatre Conservatory has now passed.  Please check back in the future for more details on the 2016 Conservatory.

Actor Training Program Fees & Receipts

Cost: $6,000 Fee
We are a recognized Saskatchewan Private Vocation School and issue tax T2202A Tax Receipts.
The Globe Theatre Conservatory has a Canada Student Loans designation and is registered in the Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship initiative.

Refunds: Refunds are provided in accordance with Sections 14, 15 and 16 of The Private Vocational Schools Regulations, 1995. Refunds are generally calculated according to the following criteria:

  • school has provided 20% or less of instructional hours, school may retain 25% of tuition fee payable
  • school has provided more than 20% but 50% or less of instructional hours, school may retain 60% of tuition fee payable
  • school has provided more than 50% of instructional hours, school may retain 100% of tuition fee payable.

Refer to Regulations for complete requirements.

 

Actor Training Program 2008 & 2010

Actor Training Program 2008
2008 Globe Theatre Conservatory Students - Actor Training Program

2010 Conservatory Students - Actor Training Program
2010 Globe Theatre Conservatory Students - Actor Training Program

Letters of Support for the Globe Theatre Conservatory

David Latham
Director of Theatre Training, Stratford Theatre Festival

Dianne Goodman
Artistic Associate, Alberta Theatre Projects

Perry Schneiderman
Chair, Ryerson University

Miles Potter
Director

 

A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream with members of the 2008 Globe Theatre Conservatory.

2010 Globe Theatre Conservatory in Metamorphoses
Metamorphoses with members of the 2010 Globe Theatre Conservatory