Workshop Program

Morpheus Theatre is pleased to provide an annual series of high-quality, affordable workshops. Workshops are geared to community theatre volunteers both from on-stage, and off-stage aspects of production. All workshops are open to the public and are held on weekends. For more details, please visit the links below, or call (403) 246-2999.  To register, click here, and find the workshop you would like in the list (chronological).

Workshops are typically $40 – $60 per person. These valuable workshops are presented at this low price in the spirit of community theatre.

Register a group of 5 or more, and attend for less! Or, register for 3 workshops and get the 3rd one for
50% off (Contact Morpheus Theatre at 403-246-2999 or email

2017/2018 Workshops

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Saturday April 21, 2018 An Introduction to the Director’s Process with Valerie Planche
Saturday March 17, 2018 Michael Chekhov: An Introduction to Inspired Acting with Josephine Christensen
Saturday February 10, 2018 – Exploring Shakespeare: MACBETH with Iam Coulter
Saturday December 9, 2017 – Suzuki Technique with Peter Balkwill of The Old Trout Puppet Workshop
Saturday October 21, 2017 – Puppetry for Beginners with Ali DeRegt


Past Workshops

Sunday April 6, 2014 – Stage Combat Workshop with Laryssa Yanchak
Sunday May 4, 2014 – Directing Workshop with Kevin McKendrick
Saturday May 24, 2014 – Character Building Workshop with David LeReaney
Sunday February 15, 2015 – Intro to Improv Workshop with Karen Johnson Diamond
Fri Feb 27 & Sat Feb 28, 2015Stage Combat Workshop with Aaron Conrad & John Knight
Saturday March 7, 2015 – Improve Stage Performance and Alleviate Stage Anxiety: The HeartMath® Way with Shamir Ladhani
Sunday March 22, 2015 – Stage Management Workshop: Basics and Beyond with Donna Sharpe
Fri Apr 24 & Sat Apr 25, 2015Dance for Musicals Workshop with Danielle Desmarais
Saturday May 9, 2015 – Text Based Character Study with Val Planche
Sat May 16 & Sun May 17, 2015 – Clown Intensive Workshop with Alice Nelson
Saturday February 27, 2016 – Singing Basics for Actors with Kim Mattice-Wanat
Saturday March 19, 2016How to Handle Heightened Text with Iam Coulter
Sunday April 24, 2016 – Stage Movement: Physical Techniques for Telling the Storywith Alice Nelson
Saturday June 4, 2016 – Directing: From Good to Great with Simon Mallett
Saturday June 18, 2016 – Technique for Stage Speech & Projection with Jane MacFarlane
Sunday January 22, 2017 – Mask Acting Workshop with Dean Bareham, Artistic Director of Green Fools
Sunday March 26, 2017 –  PLAYing Shakespeare with Iam Coulter
Sat & Sun May 6 & 7, 2017 – Clown Weekend Intensive with Alice Nelson
Saturday May 20, 2017 – Dance for Theatre Crash Course with Danielle Desmarais (sub Ginette Simonot)
June 3, 2017 – A Methodology toward Artistic Unity for Actors & Directors with Richard Michelle Pentelbury

Got an idea?

If you have an idea for a future workshop, or have any comments or questions about the workshop series, please contact Ginette at

*Our workshop program is sponsored in part by Theatre Alberta with funding from The Alberta Foundation for the Arts and Christie Lites Sales.