The Nova Scotia High School Drama Festival


Presenting Partner


Grenfell Campus, Memorial University

Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador
What programs are offered?

The School of Fine Arts at Grenfell offers a four-year Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in theatre. We have two streams, Acting and Technical Theatre Production. Small class sizes make for a very good student/teacher ratio and hands on learning. Two main stage productions per term beginning in second year. Complete creative control of your own project in fourth year.

The Acting stream offers training in voice and speech, scene study, text analysis, acting technique, monologue/audition preparation and the business of theatre.

The Tech stream offers training in Stage
Management, Stage Carpentry, Drafting, Lighting, Sound, Scenic Painting, Props and

"... great professors, great school, you make great friends, you go to the West End, you learn from the best. Go to Grenfell." - Susan Kent (This Hour Has 22 Minutes)
What kinds of classes can I take?
Two lecture courses taking a comprehensive look at the history of theatre from the Greeks to contemporary theatre.
Training in voice, speech, movement, scene study, clown, text analysis, improv, and acting techniques.
Training in all aspects of technical theatre including, stage carpentry, lighting, sound, prop building, wardrobe, stage management and scenic painting.
Two productions each semester providing experiential learning in your field of study.
Exploring the collaboration and the interpretive and imagistic processes of directors and designers.
Want to get involved with theatre life on campus?

Check out Theatre at Grenfell!