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Concordia Drama Retreat

Fall Drama Retreat

Saturday, September 19 – 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Theatre
Sign up Sheet on the Greenroom Callboard Schedule 

Concordia University of Edmonton's Drama Department welcomes all students interested in theatre to attend this fall's Drama Retreat. All participants should wear comfortable clothing (sweats/yoga gear).

9:30 to 10 a.m. – Coffee and welcome

10 to 10:30 a.m. – Warm-up with Michelle Rios
Michelle will warm us up for the day and share ways to warm up prior to a class, audition or performance

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Shakespeare 101 with Chris Bullough
Intimidated by the Bard? Chris, who is directing A Midsummer Night’s Dream for CUE in the Winter term, will introduce working with Shakespearean text.

12 to 1:30 p.m. – Physical Theatre with Amber Borotsik
Amber is a choreographer, director, dancer and actor. This workshop will introduce improvised physical theatre

1:30 to 2:15 p.m. – Lunch in the cafeteria (provided)

2:15 to 2:45 p.m. – Meet the Faculty Q & A Panel
Get to know the Faculty – this is a change to ask Josiah Hiemstra, Caroline Howarth, Randy Ritz and Michelle Rios questions about theatre and their experiences working as actors, directors, teachers, techs and producers • Everything You Need to Know about Theatre at CUE

2:45 to 4 p.m. – Annual Drama Department scavenger hunt and games 
Lead by GTC