Jube School is an invitation to Alberta’s communities to explore the technical, visual and performing arts at the historic Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium.
The Alberta Jubilee Auditoria is committed to Alberta’s communities having access to authentic arts education experiences that transforms the classroom.
Communities inspired to date: Airdrie, Bon Accord, Brooks, Calgary, Cochrane, Edmonton, Foremost, Gibbons, Morley, Ponoka, Red Deer, Spruce Grove, St. Albert, St. Paul, Stony Plain, Strathmore, Whitecourt
One and Two Day Programs
(Grade K – 12 | Calgary and Surrounding Schools)
APPLY NOW! Send your letter of interest to email@example.com by April 25, 2020. Teachers will need to send in their own letter of interest for their class (No team letters)
Cost of programming at Jube School is free, and an honorarium will be provided for bussing.
Our one and two day programming will be a highlight for you and your class! Your time at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium will activate the artistry and imagination in your students and yourself. Through exploration of the technical, performing and visual arts, students will come out with a better understanding of the creative process that engages, inspires and develops social and personal development.
Workshop Possibilities include:
Audio: mic patterns, recording techniques, mixing, sound effects
Lighting: shadow, focus, colour exploration, shaping of light, storytelling, gobo making
Stage Craft: stage fly system, mechanical advantage, knots and rigging
Atmospherics: fog, dry ice, haze
Visual Arts: paint, mixed media, collage, graffiti
Performing Arts: improv, voice, theatre games and storytelling
Playwriting and story generating
Directing 101 Workshops
Spoken Word & Poetry
All workshops are facilitated by world leading Teaching Artists and Technicians in their field.
Cost of programming at Jube School is free, and an honorarium will be provided for busing.
Five Day Programs
APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Applications can be submitted through the Campus Calgary Open Minds website. Due date is May 5, 2020.
Jump into a weeklong program of personalized, interactive, arts-based learning rooted in elements of each class' curriculum. Creative explorations in the technical, visual and performing arts will inspire learners and educators to make personal connections in, through, and about the arts. Working alongside some of the world's best teaching artists and technicians, students have a hands-on opportunity to explore, create and imagine in an environment that supports personal and social growth, empowers practical learning and inspires curiosity that enriches the individual, the class, and our community.
Jube Summer Camp
Weeklong, full day adventures for ages 6 – 14!
Campers! Get ready to ignite your imagination! Create magical adventures! Engage your curiosities to turn the normal everyday into wondrous stories that transform the Jubilee Auditorium!
Become puppet makers, mask creators, painters, storytellers, builders, special effects experts as you play and discover alongside new friends and some of the best teaching artists and technicians in Alberta.
Each week your adventures will include:
Visual Arts - explore a variety of creative mediums that are sure to spark curiosity and imagination
Performing Arts - create adventures through movement, voice, shadow, puppetry, stage combat, circus arts, gore make up and more!
Technical Arts - imagine stories in lighting, audio, stage and set design
Week long camps starting at $299.00.
Jube Camp Ages Groups
6 – 8 year olds
9 – 11 year olds
12 – 14 year olds
July 6 – 10, 2020
July 13 – 18, 2020
July 20 – 24, 2020
Jube Tech: High School Mentorship Program
A customizable program providing flexible learning opportunities at the Jubilee Auditorium to support the technical needs of your school productions.
First, join us at the Jubilee Auditorium where our Technical Experts will instruct students in the foundations of lighting, audio and stagecraft.
Next, Jubilee Technical Experts will visit your space to empower students to create and operate the technical elements for school productions.
Cost of the program is $600.00
High School Technical Conference
Grades 9 – 12, Calgary and surrounding areas
Design, build, mix and light your way through the High School Technical Conference at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium! Participants will have the opportunity to work with Jubilee Technical Experts and IATSE Local 212 members as they jump into two full days of workshops exploring Technical Theatre and all things backstage!
To Attend: Send letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org with a description of your school program and number of students you would like to bring.
Letter of interest due: April 25, 2020
Confirmation of your participation in May 2020.
Space is limited.
Jube Tech Like A Girl
October 2020 – June 2021
Inviting students who identify as female and have a curiosity and passion for Technical Theatre to explore the foundations of theatre production.
Students will learn alongside Jubilee experts, shadow technical professionals in the community and create pathways into the technical industry. This exciting 9-month program will culminate in a student run show at the Jubilee Auditorium.
Earn Level 1 Certificates in:
How to apply:
Interested students can send a letter of interest email@example.com with the subject line TECH LIKE A GIRL. Confirmation of acceptance will be sent in September 2020.
There is no cost for this program.
Time commitment: 8 – 12 hours a month, meeting on weekends and a few evenings.
Dates to be confirmed.