NaAC Professional Track Programs

The NaAC’s Professional Track Programs are mostly invitation- or application-based with opportunities for participants in our recreation/community-based programs to enter into the Professional Track.

Learn more about our Professional Track Programs by downloading our 2022/23 syllabus here

Current Visual Arts Programs

  • Sounds of the Silver Screen
    Have you ever wanted to create a soundtrack for a movie? The NaAC is excited to offer a new community class for artists interested in sound and video.
  • Art in the Dark with Andrew Harding
    Join us at the NaAC for a FREE workshop with Andrew Harding.
  • Super 8 Community Class
    Calling all film enthusiasts! The NaAC is pleased to offer a 3-week community class on Super 8 analog filmmaking. October 11th: Intro to Super 8 Filmmaking October 18th: Planning for film shoot – storyboarding, script, costume planning etc October 25th: Film Shoot!
  • NaAC’s Artist Practicum Program
    We are so excited to announce NaAC's first ever Artist Practicum Program! This program builds the capacity of NaAC artists to move further in their professional careers. Find out how to apply, now!
  • Mosaic Workshop with Megan Dewar
    Join us at the NaAC for a FREE summer workshop with visiting artist, Megan Dewar

Special Projects

  • Paint Pots Trail, Kootenay National Park
    Indigenous Ways of Knowing
    We are excited to launch a new program focusing on local Indigenous histories, art practices and storytelling that is open to all National accessArts artists.

Current Performing Arts Programs

  • Broadway Jazz: Musical Theatre – Winter Session
    THURSDAYS | 1:00 PM Come explore some jazz-based movement suitable for all participants!
  • Hip Hop – Winter Session
    TUESDAYS | 1:00 PM Join this class to learn about this history and learn some of the foundational movements of this style.
  • Storytelling Through Opera- Act 2
    Peek behind the velvet curtain and learn to tell your stories through Opera, and apply your art practice to the wonderful world of Opera! MONDAYS | October 17 @10am-12pm.
  • Mixtapes & Mashups: Intro to DJing
    WEDNESDAYS | 3:30-5:30 PM Join this class to learn core DJ techniques and principles as a way to express yourself musically
  • Broadway Jazz – Fall Session
    THURSDAYS | 1:00 PM Hamilton fan? Lover of Cats? Has your Hairspray got the beat? Get those jazz hands ready – it's time to dance!
  • Hip Hop – Fall Session
    TUESDAYS | 1:00 PM Join this class to learn about this history and learn some of the foundational movements of this style.
  • FREE Community Day 2022
    Start your fall right by celebrating the beginning of our fall session and learning about NaAC's dance programming at Community Day.