Acting for Stage and Screen DiplomaCapilano University
About this Program
Level: Acting for Stage and Screen Diploma
Discpline: Theatre and Performance Studies
Length: 6 semestersCheck My Eligibility
The first year is comprehensive and introduces students to acting for stage and screen, improv, voice, movement, history, and backstage work. In the final two years of the program, students concentrate on performance and professional skills as well as directing, acting in film projects and in Theatre department mainstage productions. The ASAS faculty are professional theatre and screen artists so the combination of this comprehensive training and studying with working professionals will increase the chances of success for the graduates of this program. Learning Outcomes:Vocal Development - Articulate clearly and appropriately to the context of the performance. Vocal Development - Use projection and vocal power in a range of performance genres. Vocal Development - Control and demonstrate skills for range, timbre and placement. Vocal Development - Understand and interpret the vocal requirements particular to the text. Physical Development - Master body awareness, coordination, posture, alignment and flexibility. Physical Development - Meet the physical requirements of various performance styles. Artistic Development - Understand and identify with the content of the text. Artistic Development - Focus energy, create and sustain the integrity of a performance. Artistic Development - Use well developed personal skills and an awareness of self in individual and group settings. Artistic Development - Integrate the techniques of acting, voice, and movement into a creative process.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.