Glitter Technics is an experiential creative empowerment workshop series designed to shine the light on you and a story you want to develop and share. Participants will have the opportunity to discover and enhance new and existing artistic practices, tools and techniques as well as choose the creative medium(s) that will help them share their story with the greater public. Come join in the glitter of some of the cities most inspiring performing artists and facilitators who will guide and mentor participants to explore their artistic curiosity and self-expression, take creative risks and increase their self-esteem, confidence and leadership.
Led by Mutya Macatumpag (moo-cha) (maca-toom-pag), participants will work as a collective, creating community, culture, a healthy environment to gain new skills, encourage existing ones to a new level and produce meaningful work. Our aim is to foster solo and group collaboration and production, through exploration, support, fun and mentorship. We will be building up our technical skills in digital story telling, music, movement, theatre, writing, visual and performance art.
The Details:Glitter Technics is a 13-week workshop held every Wednesday from September 11th to December 4th, from 4pm to 8pm with the exception of a special 5-hour workshop with Reel Youth on October 30th from 4pm to 9pm. All classes take place at The SUM Gallery in Chinatown, located at #425 - 268 Keefer Street. The workshop is free, with snacks and transit passes provided.
- Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 29 and identify as LGBTQ2SI+- No experience is necessary, but space is limited- This is a 13-week commitment, and priority will be given to applicants who can attend every session- Applications are due Sept 03, 2019, followed by a selection process- Apply online using the form below: