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Performing Arts Classes

Sample of performing arts classes offered by Surrey Civic Theatres (Cirque Surrey, children's class, Love to Sing)

Get creative at the Surrey Arts Centre (plus some opportunities at Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall). Surrey Civic Theatres offers performing arts classes, workshops, and day camps for children, youth, and adults.

How to Register

We encourage early registration. At least 1 week prior is ideal.

1. Register online
2. By phone: 604-501-5100

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Special Offerings

Arts Club's Junior Musical Theatre Intensive (application required)
Does your exuberance for singing, dancing, or acting know no bounds? In this Intensive for ages 12 to 17, you'll be guided by industry professionals in the kind of rigorous training typically found only at the post-secondary level. It's so much more than song and dance.
August 13-17 & 20-24

See the Musical Theatre Intensive page to find out all about it and how to apply.

Summer - Children


Combo Camp: Hip Hop and Sports Moves
(formerly I AM Game and Hip Hop)
In this combo camp kids spend one half of the day on the field enjoying a variety of games that build movement and sport skills, and the other half on stage learning the ins and outs, ups and downs of hip hop and breakdance.
July 22-26 | Monday-Friday | 9am-3pm 
5 sessions | Ages 8 to 12 | $205 | Registration #4655083
Venue: Surrey Arts Centre

Summer - Youth


Summer - Adults


Really Uncoordinated Dancers
Want the joy of dancing without the pressure of being any good? Are you brand new to dance or want to return to the basics? Then this class is for you! A professional dance instructor guides the lead-of-foot but joyful-of-heart through a musical theatre/jazz class, breaking everything down to its simplest components. A typical class involves a warm-up, technique, choreography, and a cool-down.
Tuesdays | 5:30-7pm | July 16, 23, 30, August 13, 20. No class August 6, 2019
5 sessions | Ages 16+ | $50 | Registration #4665331
Venue: Surrey Arts Centre

Drop-in classes: $12 each  
July 16 #4665332
July 23 #4665333
July 30 #4665334
August 13 #4665335
August 20 #4665336

Register online, by phone, or in person at the Surrey Arts Centre.

Fall - Youth

Special Offerings

Band-Aid: Youth Musician Development Workshop
Join music industry mentors for a jam-packed day of workshops for bands, musicians, and singers who want to further their musical careers and dreams. Work, learn, and collaborate with fellow musicians and music professionals throughout the day and then end the day with a Jam session to wrap up the night! 

Band-Aid is generously sponsored by Envision Financial.

Some of the workshops are:

  • Stage Presence by Speed Control
  • Fresh Your Basics with Sami Ghawi
  • Come Together (The Art of the Jam) with Sami Ghawi
  • Music Production & Making Beats by Nimbus School of Music & Recording
  • Rhythm Guitar with Sami Ghawi
  • Bass Guitar Clinic with David Spidel
  • Vocal Coaching with Heidi McCurdy
  • Drumming Clinic with Eric Holland
  • Music Business with Kevin Cunningham
  • Songwriting 

Saturday, September 14 | 9:30am-10pm 
Ages 12 to 22 | Free | Registration #4679458
Venue: Surrey Arts Centre


Do you have ideas for a class that you don’t see listed? Drop our Performing Arts Education Programmer an email and let us know.