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A one-of-a-kind program providing unparalleled arts education

Performance at The Creative School trains actors, dancers, designers, and production managers to become world class artists. We raise the standard of professional practice in arts and entertainment, and encourage our students to be curious risk takers who are committed to social change.




Bachelor of Fine Arts

An intensive, conservatory-style program focused on the craft and business of acting.

Production + Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts

A program exploring experience design and technical production for live performances.


Bachelor of Fine Arts

Rigorous training in ballet, jazz, modern, and contemporary dance.



Scriptwriting & Story Design

Master of Fine Arts

A program teaching new forms of storytelling, where students learn to develop powerful stories, designed for maximum impact.

Digital Media

Master of Digital Media

An intensive 12-month professional program built for digital media innovators.

Media & Design Innovation


A doctoral program for scholars and practitioners in media, design and creative disciplines.

Individualized learning & hands-on experience

75% studio classes / 25% lectures

Individual coaching & mentoring

Esteemed guest artists & lecturers

Instructors that rank among Canada’s top artists and arts managers

Live Professional Production

Students hone their skills through frequent live productions in the heart of Canada’s entertainment hub, and are encouraged to learn multiple roles to diversify their skills.

Productions take place in The Creative School Chrysalis — a venue with an illustrious past that’s been the site of iconic film premiers, hosted famed speakers, and welcomed celebrated performers to its stage. Make your mark by becoming a part of this vibrant history.

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As a Performance student, you'll be part of The Creative School, a dynamic faculty offering 27 degree programs in media, design and creative industries. Through global experiences and transdisciplinary opportunities, our students emerge as some of the most in demand and employable graduates anywhere.

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