Theatre School


Venture into the World of Theatre!

Magnus Theatre in Education is the premiere theatre training facility in the Thunder Bay area. Our classes and masterclasses are taught by professional actors, directors and educators.


These sessions are an exciting venture into the world of theatre. Students will work on a variety of theatre skills, including character work, story-telling, voice, movement, improvisation and acting techniques.

All classes conclude with a final performance created by the students for invited family and friends.

MAGNUS MINIS/YOUTH      (Ages 6 – 8 and Ages 9 -12)             $115
Saturday, January 11th – March 7th (no class Feb. 15th)
@ 10:00 am - 11:15 am (ages 6-8) / 11:30 am - 12:45 pm (ages 9-12)
This is a great way for children to develop self-expression and creativity while building their self-confidence. Students will explore improvisation, story-telling, creative movement, music and imaginative theatre games. The session concludes with a performance for invited family and friends.

TECHNICAL THEATRE FOR TEENS      (Ages 14 – 19)            $249 (+ $10 Equipment Kit)
Wednesday, March 18th – Wednesday, May 27th 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Are you interested in learning what happens behind the scenes? Technical theatre is an integral part of what we do at Magnus. Get involved in stagecraft, exploring scenic design and construction, painting and prop making. This program coincides with our production projects so that practical skills are developed through real experience. Recommended that students are able to lift 30 pounds.

SCRIPT WORK AND ANALYSIS      (Ages 16+)                        $250
Saturday, January 11th – February 29th 1:00 – 2:30 pm
This eight-week course will explore the intricacy of script analysis and stagecraft. Emphasis is placed on finding compelling objectives, playing those objectives truthfully and learning how to stage scenes effectively. Instructor, Andrew Cecon, has been performing in theatre, television and film in Winnipeg and across Western Canada for over 15 years. He held the position of Artistic Director for Shakespeare in the Ruins for three years. Recent credits include Magnus Theatre's BANG BANG and MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET, and Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre's MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET.



  • Registration guaranteed with payment only
  • Class fees are non-refundable after registration
  • All classes subject to availability
  • Dates/times subject to change
  • Classes booked on a first come first served basis
  • Magnus subscribers receive a 10% discount for any family member.

Purchase online AND fill out our Student Registration Form OR Call the Magnus Theatre Box Office: Tel: (807) 345-5552

PRO KIDS SUPPORTER Magnus Theatre is a member of the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres.