Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University)

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Performance: Production

Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University)

Faculty:Faculty of Communication and Design
Field of Study:Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,193
International: $30,390

This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Enrolment #:59
Careers:Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers


Unique in Canada for its conservatory-style training, Performance Production studies the entertainment industry from both design and technical perspectives. Thanks to comprehensive practical training, you’ll use creativity and technical skills to facilitate the many aspects of a stage show, from sets and props, to lighting and sound, to technical direction and theatre management. You’ll work with visiting directors, choreographers and other artists, complete an independent research project and have access to Toronto’s live performance industry. Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to make an impact on Canada’s performing arts community.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*72 to 75
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 English (ENG4U)  or  Grade12 English (EAE4U) 

ENG4U/EAE4U is the preferred English. The minimum grade required in the subject prerequisite (normally in the 65-70% range) will be determined subject to competition.

Applicants educated outside of Ontario must submit evidence of education equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with six Grade 12 U or M courses.

For more information regarding international admissions requirements, please visit:

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Interview, resumé, reference letters, written statement, and portfolio are required. See website for more details.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 17, 2021