Shanghai Theatre Academy Exchange

Visual and Performing Arts associate dean Michael Rubinoff recently returned from a three-day trip to Shanghai with some exciting news. On July 2nd, Theatre Sheridan will welcome five music theatre performance students from Shanghai’s Theatre Academy to help create a new musical production at Sheridan College.

Peek Behind The Scenes: The Making of a Musical at Sheridan College

By Anne Whitehead In the past couple of weeks, I have had the great pleasure of exploring behind the scenes of Sheridan’s MacDonald-Heaslip Hall, to see what really goes into making a musical. This short video takes you back stage with me. I met with the Associate Dean of Visual and Performing Arts, Michael Rubinoff, to learn more about how Sheridan’s Music Theatre-Performance program works hand in hand with our Technical Production for Theatre and Live Events program. I was also able to interview student actors, costume designers, prop makers and set painters, who are all applying the skills they have learned in classes to collaborate on their graduating show at Sheridan College: Merrily We Roll Along. The show is being directed by famed Toronto theatre critic Richard Ouzounian, and runs from April 9 – 20 at Sheridan College’s Trafalgar campus. Call the Sheridan Theatre Box Office at: +1(905)815-4049 for… Read More