Just for Teachers
The Shaw Festival connects young minds with professional theatre in exciting and inspiring ways. Teachers and students with a passion for theatre will be wowed with access to world-class facilities, artists, and technicians. Our theatre programs have something for everyone – from teachers looking for professional development opportunities to school groups looking for enrichment activities, and for every young person that has ever dreamed of participating in the world of live theatre.
We have a program for YOU.
SHAW TEACHERS DAY – COSTUME DESIGN
DRESSING THE PART
Experience the process of costume design from page to stage.
Approach storytelling and character through costume design and creation. Led by William Schmuck, Director of Design and Tanya Apostolidis, Head of Wardrobe, teachers will experience a step by step process for creating costumes for theatre – including reading and analyzing a play’s text, researching, creating costume sketches, designing in the context of time period, and the process of building costumes for your final production.
Register by phone or mail:
1.800.511.7429 / Teachers Day, Shaw Festival, Box 774, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
For registration form and schedule click here.