Let’s Get Connected!
Join us for workshops, drop-in classes and theatre outings beginning December 13th
Connecting Seniors Through Theatre
Theatre on the Ridge has been awarded funding through the federal government’s New Horizons for Seniors program to help seniors reconnect with their communities with a variety of theatre related activities, workshops and outings. Everyone age 55 and up is welcome.
Please join us! There is no cost to participate, and no experience is necessary!
Please read about the activities below, and then sign up at the bottom of the page.
First Read Club:
Read plays, dig into text and gain insight into live theatre creative and production processes!
Join us for First Read Club on December 13th, 1-3 pm at the Anglican Church of the Ascension, 266 North St, Port Perry
This month’s play: a uniquely Canadian seasonal story to spark the festive spirit!
Our First Read Club invites you to the production table with Theatre on the Ridge artistic staff and artists to discover a new play each session. Each session will feature a new play to be read aloud followed by creative discussion and conversation.
Future First Read Club Dates:
Tuesday afternoons, 1 – 3:30 pm: January 10, February 7, March 7
Port Perry Church of the Ascension.
Tuesday evenings, 7 – 9:30 pm: January 24, February 21, March 28
Scugog Arts Space, 175B Queen St., Port Perry.
Audience 101 (Live Theatre)
Field trips to local live theatre productions with informal pre-show chats with production team members and follow-up discussions with Theatre on the Ridge artists and guests.
Rent – Sunday January 15th Matinee, Uxbridge.
Live From Port Perry Town Hall – February 5th. Matinee, Port Perry
Charlie Brown – Saturday February 18th, Matinee, Whitby
Proof – Sunday April 16th, Matinee, Ajax
Theatre and Production Skills Workshops
Available on a weekly drop-in basis:
The Things I’ve Scene: Connecting Through Scene Study
TheatrePlay: Connecting Through Physical and Mental Theatre Warm-ups
Moving Well: Connecting through stretch & conditioning
Available on single half-days:
WordPlay: Connecting Through Playwriting
Dates and locations coming soon!
Space is limited. Please fill in the form below if you are interested in any of these activities and we will get back to you. You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns. Thank you!