Adult (18 and older)

Register for courses online, by phone 613-580-ARTS (2787) or in person at Guest Services inside the Shenkman Arts Centre. Program information is subject to change. For more course options click ‘Français’ at the top of the page.

Acting


All Ages Family Class

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A close to professional experience culminating in a full stage production. Learn about theatre – character development, stage business, voice and movement – with a focus on fun! Great experience for the whole family! Theatre is a team sport!

Spring Play - The Wizard of Oz!
Rehearsals: March to June 8, 2019
Show dates: June 7 and 8, 2019

Auditions will be held in January 2019

Fee:
$55 for current OST students and families
$210 for non-OST students/family

*Sunday rehearsals with some weekly and/or Saturday. To be announced (depending on role).
 
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March to June 8to be announced4 years and older$210
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Orléans Older Players (OOPs!) Adult Acting Club!

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OST’s Adult English theatre recreational class: the focus is on fun! Learn about theatre – character development, stage business, voice and movement and take a break from "real" life! Good vitamins for self esteem and self-confidence! Perform on stage in the Richcraft Theatre.

June Performance dates: June 14 and 15, 2019

Class size is limited, however late registrations will be considered, subject to availability - please call the office to confirm 613-580-2764.
 
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March 18 to June 15Mondays: 7:45 pm to 9:15 pm20 years and older$270
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Acting for the Mature Theatre Lover

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This course in Acting is for students who would like to learn about acting in a fun environment. Learn how to lift a script off the page and bringing it to life on the stage! You will overcome your inhibitions of performing in front of others, learn the basics of becoming a character in a play, hone the acting chops which you may have already developed years ago, and rehearse scenes for performance in one of our black box studios in front of a gentle audience. You’re never too old to become a star! Prerequisites: A wish for adventure! No other experience or training is required!

Class size is limited, however late registrations will be considered, subject to availability – please call the office to confirm 613-580-2764.
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January 9 to March 20Wednesdays: 11 am to 1 pm20 years and older$270
March 27 to May 29Wednesdays: 11 am to 1 pm20 years and older$270
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Musical for Adults

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With an emphasis on play, physicality, character and emotion, be prepared to learn as you have fun! Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn are needed for this class. This is an excellent way to keep those brain cells young! This class ends with a stage production in the Shenkman Arts Centre’s Richcraft Theatre.

Performance date: May 30, 2019

Class size is limited, however late registrations will be considered, subject to availability - please call the office to confirm 613-580-2764.

Payment can be made in full or in 3 equal instalments (see our website for details)
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January 10 to June 6Thursdays: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm20 years and older$420
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Cooking


A Taste of Greece

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Make delicious Greek dishes in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Sit with your classmates to enjoy the meal you've prepared.
 
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February 25Monday: 6:30 to 9:30 pm19 years and older$51.501398706
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A Taste of Mediterranean

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Make delicious Mediterranean dishes in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Sit with your classmates to enjoy the meal you've prepared.
 
 
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January 28Monday: 6:30 to 9:30 pm19 years and older$51.501398705
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Dance


Argentine Tango

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Embrace Argentina’s signature dance, the Salon Style Tango. Discover the 8-count basico (basic step), walking, forward ochos, back ochos and molinete (windmill) and playful ganchos (hooks). Find excitement, passion and drama with Tango!
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January 17 to March 7Thursdays: 9 pm to 10 pm19 years and older$91.251398840
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Ballroom - Level 1

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Ballroom is the perfect exercise for your mind and body. Move to the rhythm as you learn the foxtrot, waltz, cha cha, triple swing and merengue. Register with a partner.
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January 17 to March 7Thursdays: 7 pm to 8 pm19 and older$91.251398818
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Ballroom - Level 2

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Broaden your skills in ballroom. New footwork and timing are introduced as you become familiar with the rumba and the samba. Register with a partner.
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January 17 to March 7Thursdays: 8 pm to 9 pm19 years and older$91.251398833
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Ballroom - Level 3

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Further develop your foundation, learn new moves and perfect technique as you advance in Level three. Register with a partner.
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January 17 to March 7Thursdays: 8 pm to 9 pm19 years and older$91.251398837
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Belly Dance - Level 1

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Explore fluidity, grace, and strength through this ancient and sensuous dance form developed in the Middle East. The fundamentals of posture, isolations, steps and accents of belly dance are stressed.
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January 14 to March 18Mondays: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm19 years and older$91.251398716
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Belly Dance - Level 2

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Explore more complicated arrangements. Layer movements and combinations.

Prerequisite: Belly Dance Level 1
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January 14 to March 18Mondays: 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm19 years and older$91.251398717
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Bollywood Dance - Level 1

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Learn to move to the Bollywood beat; a modern East Indian style of dance that will have your hips moving. Discover basic hip, leg and upper body choreography while you experience the wonders of middle-eastern glamour.
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January 14 to March 18Mondays: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm19 years and older$91.251398714
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Jazz - Level 1

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Basics of jazz dance will improve your co-ordination, strength, and flexibility through dance combinations set to popular music.
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January 24 to March 14Thursdays: 6:30 pm to 8 pm19 years and older$136.751398841
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Tap Dance - Level 1

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Basics of tap dance through enjoyable dance combinations and simple choreography. Emphasis on rhythm and clarity of step. Keep on tapping!
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January 24 to March 14Thursdays: 8 pm to 9 pm19 years and older$91.251398759

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Music


Guitar - Level 1 
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Strengthen guitar skills while learning basic chords, strumming, picking and tuning. Recognize different strumming patterns and shuffle accompaniment. Bring your own guitar.
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January 12 to March 9Saturdays: 1 pm to 2 pm19 years and older$159.501402430
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Guitar - Level 2

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Once you have the basics through Guitar Level 1 or equivalent, you're ready for more advanced music.
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January 12 to March 9Saturdays: 2 pm to 3 pm19 years and older$159.501402447
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