Theatre Aquarius is proud to partner with McMaster University Centre For Continuing Education as part of their Skill Development program for the Professional Development Competency program plan.

The Art of Presentations

 

Put Your Ideas Centre Stage

 

Confident and captivating communication

 

The Art of Presentations was developed in partnership with Theatre Aquarius to help individuals enhance their presentation skills and confidence through the use innovative theatre techniques.

Theatre Arts specializes in building vital skills that can be immediately applied to any role. Working with trained professional theatre artists, participants will learn how to create and present their own story, evoke emotion, command attention and generate empathy.

Overview

Interactive workshops have been designed to provide insight into the process of planning an effective presentation using theatre techniques. Great presenters exhibit many of the same traits as a great performer such as:

  • Discipline
  • Hard work
  • Humility
  • Courage
  • Analysis
  • Open-minded curiosity
  • Physical, vocal and mental dexterity

Participants will develop their personal presentation style, enabling them to deliver presentations with confidence to ​captivate audiences.

Who should take this course?

The Art of Presentations is a workshop geared to professionals in both public and private sectors across all industries. Individuals in leadership and non-leadership roles ​will benefit equally from enhancing their presentation skills and building their level of comfort in front of audiences.

Program Features

The Art of Presentations program will reinforce the skills and techniques used by performance artists to help participants become expert presenters. The program will run on three consecutive Tuesdays ​mornings. The sessions will be held at Theatre Aquarius Arts Education Centre located at 55 Wentworth St., South, Hamilton.

Learning Outcomes

Individual and group exercises and activities are immersive and interactive to help build on:

  • Communication
  • Active-listening (verbal and non-verbal)
  • Compassion
  • Collaboration and team work
  • Creative problem-solving
  • Presentation skills
  • Sharing your message

The Art of Presentations