Whether you are young-at-heart or old-at-knees, seasoned or freshly squeezed, chances are, we have an education program that will fit your Shakespearean needs.

Young Ruffians

The Young Ruffian Apprenticeship Program

Be mentored by a professional actor, learn stage combat and join our innovative company! This free program is for teenagers with a love of theatre.

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Master Class, Diane D'Aquila, Shakespeare in the Ruff

The Shakespearean Masterclass

Are you a professional actor looking to brush up your Shakespearean skills? Learn from the industry’s finest actors in our annual Masterclass.

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Dowel Duel at Withrow Park Farmers Market

The Ruff Performance Squad

Learn what it takes to perform outdoors, while witnessing first hand a company at work! In this program, we welcome theatre school graduates to perform in Toronto’s outdoor spaces.

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Guerrilla Ruffian

Schools and Community Workshops

Whether you want to bring your family to the park for a free family workshop or bring one of our company members to your high school, we’ve got you covered!

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