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  • Not So Amateur Amateurs
    The Not So Amateur Amateurs?a troupe of theatrical instructors and their young students?foster creativity and a passion for performance in Kingston's youth. They put on full productions, ranging from small two- or three-person living-room plays to full-blown musicals and Shakespearean epics. They also provide other ways for the community to get involved, such as summer and after-school camps for kids, and even acting lessons for adults who hope to pass as children so they can get cast in the plays.
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    4750 Latimer Rd
    Kingston, ON CA
  • Wonderful World of Circus
    Clowns juggle balls, trained poodles assemble into a line, and aerial gymnasts soar on the trapeze—and that’s all before the bride cuts the cake. Wonderful World of Circus’s artists unfurl high-flying spectacles at weddings, as well as at birthday parties and corporate events. From acrobats to tightrope walkers, their local and international performers showcase feats of derring-do at both private events and shows for the public, which combine acrobatics and dance to tell stories. Extending a hand through the fourth wall, Wonderful World of Circus brings kids and adults into the circus to learn these skills for themselves. Trapeze bars, silks, and rings hang down from the training centre's walls. Here, colourful mats and padded floors cushion students as professional circus performers guide them through moves like flipping through the air. Back on the ground, instructors teach other skills such as break dancing and juggling. Aside from its standard classes, Wonderful World of Circus also hosts birthday parties, children's camps, and school field trips.
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    2600 John St.
    Markham, ON CA
  • E. Fulcher Group, Toronto
    E. Fulcher Group If you recognize most of the faces on E. Fulcher Group’s website, it’s because the agency has had great success in landing its students jobs in its half a century of training actors and models. Due to its successful alumni and membership in elite talent-agent organizations, the company has been lauded with myriad accolades, including a recommendation from the International Modeling and Talent Association. Now serving as both an agency and talent school, E. Fulcher Group hosts modelling, acting, and auditioning classes led by industry professionals who’ve had success booking top gigs. The intensive courses span up to six weeks in length, covering basic acting skills, how to be comfortable and natural on camera, and the statistically best cookies to ply casting crews with during auditions. While students are in the school’s training programs, they can audition for any of Fulcher Agency’s open-call casting sessions for commercials, films, music videos, and print ads.
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    6 Wellesley Pl
    Toronto, ON CA
  • Filmberries Kids Club
    Signature service: Short Films Made by Kids Established: 2007 Reservations/Appointments: Required Staff Size: 2?10 people Average Duration of Services: 2?4 hours Brands Used: Black's Prints, Sony, Nikon Pro Tip: Wear socks [and] comfortable clothes Q&A with Ekaterina Ionova, Program Director What is one of your signature services? How is it performed? Children work on film projects on both sides of camera, [and] our instructors guide them through from paper to screen. What's one tip for first-time customers that will make them feel like regulars? Wear socks. All visitors [are] required to remove their shoes before entering the studio What aspect of your job, or the services you offer, most often surprises people? We help children to create their stories through film, teaching them to use all available tools and resources. During Filmmaking Birthday parties, kids can create [a] meaningful and unique movie they can keep forever. Is there anything else you want to add that we didn't cover? In our movies children "speak from their hearts." Their movies are violence-free, kind and pure. Every year we submit some of our students' films to TIFF KIDS: Jump Cuts, [a] film festival for kids. Four years in a row their movies have been selected as finalists for Jump Cuts' Young Film Makers Showcase. This year one of our finalist's film was selected at the TVO Kids' Choice Award Competition.
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    2215 Queen Street East
    Toronto, ON CA
  • Toronto Academy of Acting
    Recognized as a private career college by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities, the Toronto Academy of Acting trains students of all ages in the art of film acting and production. In addition to part-time programs for adults, teens, and children, the academy features an intensive 360-hour on-camera training diploma program designed to immerse students in the world of acting. The school itself boasts connections to major film and television projects all across Canada, giving its alumni valuable real-world connections. The Toronto Academy of Acting prioritizes behind-the-camera careers as well. Its 500-hour film- and television-production program leaves students with a DVD portfolio of edited music videos, documentary and narrative short films, and TV commercials that find creative ways to ask customers for 25 easy payments of $9.99.
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    1179 King St.W Ste #215
    Toronto, ON CA