This program gives you a taste of all your career options—both in the spotlight and behind the scenes.
Dance, acting, improv, and singing—you’ll experience it all. Plus you’ll discover all the other skills necessary to make sure the show goes on, such as stage management, design, script notation, and more.
Upon graduation you’ll know which role you want to play in this exciting industry and will be ready to go on to more advanced training.
Check out this video created by our dance performance student Connor Sharpe:
“Average Week” featuring the music “A Great Big World—This is the New Year”
The Holland College School of Performing Arts (SoPA) is a partnership between Holland College and Confederation Centre of the Arts.
All auditions are by appointment. To audition, contact Peggy Reddin by email or by phone at (902) 629-1196. To get an appointment to audition, you must apply for the program.
|Location:||Confederation Centre of the Arts and Prince of Wales Campus|
|Credential:||Certificate, Performing Arts Foundation|
|Minimum passing grade per course:
- Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
- Performance audition (See details above)
- Résumé including related training, work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program.
By the time you graduate, you will have gained the skills required for acceptance into more advanced training in your chosen area and will have audition pieces to use when you apply.