Stage Carpentry


Stage Carpentry is also part of the five-week Theatre Arts Production Program.

JULY 17 - 21, 2017

For beginners.


In this intensive one-week course, participants will learn a variety of techniques used in creating stage sets including interpreting set design drawings and basic drafting skills. They will also learn basic carpentry skills which include: measuring, cutting, fitting, fastening, sanding, rigging and safe use of tools and equipment. Use of a variety of materials and construction methods are taught.

JULY 24 - 28, 2017

For those who have already acquired basic carpentry skills.


In this one-week course, participants further develop the skills and techniques used in creating stage sets.
Participants will apply their ability to interpret design drawings and develop their drafting skills. They will learn more advanced carpentry skills as well as other construction techniques using a broad range of materials and methods.


The low student-to-teacher ratio in each course ensures instruction is geared to the participants' skill level and experience. Please indicate your related experience when you register.

The course fee covers the cost of your materials during the course.


Combine either of these courses with another one-week summer course and save $50; combine it with two other one-week summer courses and save $125.


Cost: $475
Day and time: Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: Factory163, 163 King Street, Stratford N5A 4S2
Target enrollment: 6 students

For more information, contact:
Susan Starkweather, Program Advisor

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