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Performing Arts Fundamentals

Centennial College’s Performing Arts Fundamentals program, offered by the School of Communications, Media and Design, provides students with the foundation they need to explore a wide range of career opportunities in the performing arts.

Quick Facts

Full-time Duration: 1 year
Starting in: September
Tuition Fee: $15,385
Location: Toronto, Canada

Students will develop core skills in music, theatre and dance, but can customize their program through advanced elective courses and express their talents in collaborative, multi-disciplinary performance projects. Students will also attend shows and network with leading industry professionals throughout the cultural hub of Toronto and will leave the program with a personalized, professional video portfolio to help launch their career or explore additional performing arts education options.

Program Highlights

  • Studio courses in all three core disciplines: Music, theatre, and dance.
  • Specialized elective courses that let you either focus your training or broaden your horizons by trying something new.
  • Interdisciplinary ensemble classes where you collaborate with your peers to create, remix, or produce original multidisciplinary performances.
  • Opportunities to attend shows throughout the GTA, network with leading artists and producers, and to create your own critiques on a video blog.
  • Personalized professional coaching on audition skills, resume writing, career management and financing.
  • Students graduate with a professional headshot and show reel for their personal portfolio.

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Career Prospects

Career Outlook

  • Musician
  • Actor
  • Dancer

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