Courses & Workshops

Falling Is Not An Option: The Art of Balancing

Circus Sessions is produced by Femmes du Feu with artistic partners CCAFT. It is a weeklong creative laboratory and think-tank for 15 Canadian and international contemporary circus artists. Fred Deb, an aerial circus artist from France, will mentor and guide the artists through the creative process. This initiative spans the five families of circus: Aerial, Acrobatics, Balancing, Object Manipulation and …

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Becoming Circus

Circus Sessions is produced by Femmes du Feu with artistic partners CCAFT. It is a weeklong creative laboratory and think-tank for 15 Canadian and international contemporary circus artists. Fred Deb, an aerial circus artist from France, will mentor and guide the artists through the creative process. This initiative spans the five families of circus: Aerial, Acrobatics, Balancing, Object Manipulation and …

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Tension and Trepidation: The Thrill of Aerial Arts

Circus Sessions is produced by Femmes du Feu with artistic partners CCAFT. It is a weeklong creative laboratory and think-tank for 15 Canadian and international contemporary circus artists. Fred Deb, an aerial circus artist from France, will mentor and guide the artists through the creative process. This initiative spans the five families of circus: Aerial, Acrobatics, Balancing, Object Manipulation and …

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Contemporary Circus can be _______.

Circus Sessions is produced by Femmes du Feu with artistic partners CCAFT. It is a weeklong creative laboratory and think-tank for 20 Canadian and international contemporary circus artists. Fred Deb, an aerial circus artist from France, will mentor and guide the artists through the creative process. This initiative spans the five families of circus: Aerial, Acrobatics, Balancing, Object Manipulation and …

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Beep! Why You Need to Self Edit

Author Brian Francis, alongside Doubleday Canada senior editor, Nita Pronovost, will present Editing 101 on Saturday, February 23. It’s an intensive one-day workshop that focuses on the fundamentals of self editing your fiction writing, including tips on dialogue and structure, improving a reader’s response to your work and how to take your manuscript to the next level.

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Courses & Workshops: Five questions with artist Duncan Newman

Duncan Newman is a Toronto-based artist. This January, he’ll be teaching intro- and intermediate-level drawing courses as part of Courses & Workshops. We recently spoke with Duncan to chat about his art, thoughts on teaching and advice for first-time artists.

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Courses & Workshops: Five Questions with Artist Caitlyn Chisamore

We sat down with artist Caitlyn Chisamore to chat about her art, thoughts on teaching and advice for first-time painters.

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Courses & Workshops: Five Questions with Tracey-Mae Chambers

Tracey-Mae Chambers is an emerging Métis/Ojibway artist in Dunnville, Ontario. She is an abstract artist painting in acrylics and mixed media.

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Improving through Improv!

The thought of speaking in front of a group of people is terrifying for many of us, but it is a reality that most will eventually have to face. Some people minimize their fear by picturing an audience in their underwear, others through breathing exercises, and many more by rehearsing speeches in their bathroom mirrors.

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The Fall & Winter workshops and courses are back in session!

As many students and parents prepare for another school year, why not add a course or workshop to your day at Harbourfront Centre? The 2012 fall/winter session features a great variety of new and old favourites including Fashion & Design, Visual Arts, Web & Social Media, Performing Arts, Literary Arts, Craft Studio Courses and Family Programming. Love cameras? How about …

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