Fall 2018 Courses

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The Nutcracker

Ian Bivins, director

Ages 9 - 16

September 11 - December 6

This Fall BAAY is teaming up with Opus Performing Arts to present The Nutcracker at Mount Baker Theatre! Students involved in this production will gain skills in puppetry, mime, stage combat, and signing in a choir. No dance experience required, only a desire to learn and work diligently.

Learn more Register by August 17

Junior: A Charlie Brown Christmas

Lisa Markowitz, director

Ages 9 - 12

September 11 - December 16

Charlie Brown is back at BAAY, and SO IS EVAN INGALLS! After months travelling abroad, they’re both here to invite us to stop and consider again what togetherness means. This holiday season, explore with Lisa and the team as we tell this story, where materialism gives way to the spirit of love and generosity.

Learn more Register by September 10

Charlie Brown Costuming Club

Dana Crediford, director

Ages 9 - 17

October 1 - December 16

Learn how to costume with Dana Crediford by creating the costumes for the musical A Charlie Brown Christmas! Camp will include walking field trips, creativity skills, brainstorming, and research. Materials included. Register by week or contact Dana directly to drop in for a day.

Learn more Register by September 30

Creation Lab Junior

Steve Barnes, course lead

Ages 9 - 12

September 10 - November 17

Your team’s imaginations lead a journey to write a new music theatre product, then become the cast and debut it onstage. Collaborate to complete the book while developing music theory and notation skills. Theatre, instrumental or choral experience recommended but not required. Recommended for those preparing to join Creation Lab in the future.

Learn more Register by September 9

Junior Dance Co

Lisa Markowitz, director

Ages 9 - 12

September 12 - October 31

Lisa Markowitz raises another crew of Haunted Dancers from the grave for BAAY's notorious Haunted House at Boundary Bay Brewery. She’s back at it, teaching her mix of styles from modern, to jazz, to musical theatre.

Learn more Register by September 11

Senior: Urinetown

Olivia Theilemann, director

Ages 13 - 16

September 7 - January 20

What happens when a 20-year drought leads to the government banning private toilets? Companies get involved, charge admission for the use of restrooms, and the seeds for revolution are sewn. If you’re not familiar with this multiple Tony Award-winning musical satire, you’re in for a treat.

Learn more Register by September 6

Creation Lab

Steve Barnes, course lead

Ages 13 - 17

September 14 - January 27

BAAY’s radically student-centred environment for writing music theatre. Meet with a team like you, teach each other, complete the book, and debut your product in a months-long endeavour. For middle school students demonstrating competency in music theory and notation to high school seniors with goals in writing, composition, or theatre production.

Learn more Register by September 13

Senior Dance Co

Lisa Markowitz, director

Ages 13 - 16

September 13 - October 31

Lisa Markowitz raises another crew of Haunted Dancers from the grave for BAAY's notorious Haunted House at Boundary Bay Brewery. She’s back at it, teaching her mix of styles from modern, to jazz, to musical theatre.

Learn more Register by September 12

Mini Pixie Theatre: Robin Hood

Renata Gutierrez, director

Ages 5 - 6

September 10 - November 10

Pixie-favorite Renata Gutierrez is back, debuting as director with Lisa Markowitz as choreographer. Together, they’re weaving anew the classic tale of revolutionaries righting unjust laws. Nothing beats Pixie Theatre for young people! Singing, dancing and acting for everyone!

Learn more Register by September 9

Mega Pixie Theatre: Robin Hood

Renata Gutierrez, director

Ages 7 - 8

September 11 - November 3

Pixie-favorite Renata Gutierrez is back, debuting as director with Lisa Markowitz as choreographer. Together, they’re weaving anew the classic tale of revolutionaries righting unjust laws. Nothing beats Pixie Theatre for young people! Singing, dancing and acting for everyone!

Learn more Register by September 9