Active Senior Drop-ins

Join us this fall at the Firehall Theatre for free and low stress drop-in workshops. Whether you’re an expert or trying something for the first time, there is space for everyone. Bring yourself, a friend, and your sense of fun and exploration. No registration or experience required! See below for more details.

Questions? Give us a call at the box-office at 613-382-7020.

Active Senior Drop-ins Calendar- October

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October 5- Learn Steps from "Jersey Boys" with Stephanie Graham

Ever wanted to groove like a Jersey Boy? Join Stephanie Graham, director/choreographer of The Music Man, to learn some of the steps from our production of Jersey Boys, running in the Springer Theatre until October 30, 2022.

Play Reading with Brett Christopher

October 7- Play Reading with Brett Christopher

Artistic Managing Director Brett Christopher takes you through a reading of some of his favourite plays. No memorization or stage experience required.

October 12- 2023 Season Launch

October 12- 2023 Season Launch

Join us for our first in-person season launch since 2019. The launch begins at 10:00am in our Springer Theatre. Be one of the first to see what’s in store and onstage in 2023!

Essentrics®-Aging Backwards with Gloria Laux

October 14- Essentrics®-Aging Backwards with Gloria Laux

Essentrics® is a blend of ballet and tai chi, and is for every body from the couch potato to the elite athlete. It is mostly standing and moving to a set playlist with a chair available to help with balance, and we may move to floor for hip and abdominal strengthening exercises and stretches.
This gentle workout moves between relaxation and tension to increase overall strength and mobility, gain better body awareness, and liberate the hips and shoulders.

Acting for Fun with Kevin John Saylor

October 19- Acting for Fun with Kevin John Saylor

Celebrate your inner performer with Kevin John Saylor. No experience necessary!

Express Yourself Through Movement with Debra Donaldson

October 21- Express Yourself Through Movement with Debra Donaldson

Express yourself through the joy of movement.

Learn Dry-Point Engraving with Otis Tamasauskas

October 26- Learn Dry-Point Engraving with Otis Tamasauskas

The Power of Line: Dry-point Printing on Copper Plates

Dry-point printing is the most direct method of drawing on a copper surface. One draws with a sharp point, (etching needle or stylus), the line created on the surface of the plate, prints in a rich dark line depending on the pressure initiated. Many traditional and contemporary artist savor this quality of line.

The printmaking workshop will be open to all levels of interest groups.

Guitar Fundamentals with Scott Burns

October 28- Guitar Fundamentals with Scott Burns

Whether you’ve played for decades, or are new to the instrument, join Scott Burns from Centre Stage music to learn about and play the guitar. Bring your own instrument, or try one of ours!