Course in Acting in Canada

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Acting

Courses are intended to be taken by those wishing to further their personal development. Whether you take the courses in a classroom or online, there are a variety of specialized study areas.

The academic study of acting often explores the principles of being a good actor and the common practices found on a stage or video set. This may include a look at how an actor meets the expectations of an audience, co-actors and director.

Canadians place great importance on learning, and have developed a first-rate education system with high standards. Not only does Canada provide a safe, clean environment, but it has been consistently ranked as one of the world’s best places to live in terms of quality of life by the UN.

Top Courses in Acting in Canada 2018

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Course - Acting Essentials

Vancouver Film School - VFS
Campus Full time 4 months January 2018 Canada Vancouver

Created specifically for beginners with a strong desire to take their first steps in front of an audience. Acting Essentials is a four month course that introduces the discipline [+]

Created specifically for beginners with a strong desire to take their first steps in front of an audience. Acting Essentials is a four month course that introduces the discipline and is tailored to prepare students to enter our full-time Acting program.

What You Will Learn

Acting is an art of self-discovery. Your craft is based on a close study of relationships, emotions, and actions, and your talent is seen in every gesture you make and every word you speak in front of the camera. Here are some of the highlights from your four months as an acting student at VFS:

Process

You will gain an understanding of the benefits of a physical warm-up that includes exercises, voice and body work, and improvisation games.... [-]


Course - Acting for Film & Television

Vancouver Film School - VFS
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Canada Vancouver

Acting for the camera requires a unique set of skills. What you will learn in VFS acting classes emphasizes the fundamentals of cinematic naturalism, the style you'll be expected to achieve [+]

Acting for the camera requires a unique set of skills. What you will learn in VFS acting classes emphasizes the fundamentals of cinematic naturalism, the style you'll be expected to achieve most often when you're on set. From your very first week in school until the last, you'll be on camera.

What You Will Learn

Acting is an art of self-discovery. Your craft is based on a close study of relationships, emotions, and actions, and your talent is seen in every gesture you make and every word you speak in front of the camera. Here are some of the highlights from your year of acting classes at VFS:

Your Physical Instrument

Every day in Acting starts with a routine physical warm-up that includes exercises, stretches, voice and body work, and improvisation games.... [-]


Part-Time Courses & Intensives

VanArts
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks September 2018 Canada Vancouver

These courses offer an excellent way to introduce yourself to VanArts, learn new skills, help to decide on a career choice, or take as a first step towards our full-time programs. Courses for Art [+]

Part-Time Courses & IntensivesThese courses offer an excellent way to introduce yourself to VanArts, learn new skills, help to decide on a career choice, or take as a first step towards our full-time programs. Courses for Art & Animation, Digital Photography, and Acting typically meet once a week in evenings or weekends, and "intensives" are held in the summer months for 2-4 weeks. Click on course names below to view course descriptions, dates, times and tuition:

Acting 2 Week Actors' Intensive Acting for Film & TV (Various Levels) Intermediate & Advanced Scene Study Intro to Acting Short Workshop - Commercial Auditions Voice and Speech: Accent Reduction & American Dialect - with Robin Douglas Art & Animation Character Animation Summer Intensive Intro to 2D Animation Intro to Basic Drawing Intro to Comic Book Production Intro to Digital Concept Art Intro to Maya Intro to Stop-Motion Animation Broadcasting Broadcasting Summer Intensive Digital Photography Digital Photography 101 Session 1: Video Recording for DSLR Photographers Session 2: Sound Recording for DSLR Photographers Session 3: Video Editing for DSLR Photographers Video Production for DSLR Photographers (Full Series) [-]

Course - Acting for Film & Television

VanArts
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Enrolling in the diploma program at the William Davis Centre for Actors’ Study at VanArts means you’ll be mentored by some of the best actors you’ve watched on screen, and come to respect [+]

Course - Acting for Film & Television

Practical, professional and intense; be challenged to go beyond what you thought possible.Enrolling in the diploma program at the William Davis Centre for Actors’ Study at VanArts means you’ll be mentored by some of the best actors you’ve watched on screen, and come to respect. Talent and confidence are both necessary to secure an agent and start working in the industry. You’ll nurture both of these with small acting class sizes in Vancouver, the heart of Hollywood North.At VanArts, you’ll develop a demo reel, head shot and a resume with impact, by using a highly collaborative approach to hone your craft while working with VanArts animation, photography and visual effects departments. Show your range while showing you’re ready to work. Additional acting classes teach voice-over, movement and scene study with real professional actors.You bring self-discipline and determination; we’ll provide the acting school instruction and experience to help you land that role.Next Start Dates... [-]