Professional Theatre (Acting)







Number of credits

91 2/3

Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1365 Hours


Program approved in 2001.

To train professional comedians to adapt to the requirements of theatrical productions and repertoires in different venues. Historical and dramatic literary training; movement techniques training, voice and diction; creativity development, artistic and esthetic sensibility; theatrical, text and scene approach; professional management.

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

• no requirements

Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

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Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / Competency
003UTo situate theatrical works in their historical context
01GNTo analyze the dramatic structure of a theatrical text
01GQTo develop a sensitive perception for dramatic development in a theatrical text
01GRTo maintain a lifestyle and a program of physical conditioning compatible with the demands of the acting profession
01GSTo master techniques of voice and speech
01GTTo master movement techniques
01GUTo pursue one's aesthetic education
01GVTo enrich one's knowledge of human behaviour
01GWTo develop an artistic sensibility
01GXTo establish interpersonal and professionnal communication
01GYTo develop one's creativity
01GZ To adapt to different acting styles
01H0To build a character
01H1To participate in rehearsals
01H2To prepare for a performance
01H3To perform on stage
01H4To manage one's professional life