Professional Learning

NOW ONLINE!

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR TEACHERS

YPT now offers online teaching resources designed to support educators in the classroom, including professional development workshops. Sessions include online teaching strategies using the arts, introductory drama teaching strategies, and using drama to facilitate English language learning. Workshops can be customized for learning and curriculum goals. For more information, please contact Molly Gardner, Education Manager, at mgardner@youngpeoplestheatre.org.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR ARTISTS

We offer training or professional development opportunities where you can use and apply the tools of the theatre trade to your community setting or workplace. We also offer guidance and training packages for up and coming artists to learn the art of sharing their art.

EVENTS: Artist Educators Training


CORPORATE TEAM BUILDING – NEW!

Enhance your team’s communication skills, build trust, and inspire creative thinking and problem solving! We’ll design customized workshops to suit all your needs. Proceeds go to support our drama programming for children in Toronto shelters.


Residencies

Residencies allow our facilitators to work with a group over a sustained period of time. Our residencies vary from Community to Advanced theatre such as Spoken Word, Movement, Shakespeare, Improvisation and Collective Creation. YPT will be happy to create with you a rich, engaging and effective arts education experience.


Consulting

YPT staff is available for consultation on the use of art in community settings. We offer a selection of theatre techniques designed especially for community building, conflict resolution and civic engagement.