Arts Be Creative

Hart House art opportunities nurture innate creativity and exploration. Whether you're a seasoned artist or just starting your journey, join us to play, relax and express yourself through various creative mediums.


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“Art has a way of training the eye” – Energized by Student Engagement and U of T Research, Fiber Artist Inspires Critical Thought

Emily Chudnovsky is the featured artist in the "Talking Walls" series this March, with work that is sure to incite reflection and change.

Award-Winning Actor/Producer/Playwright Says Hart House Theatre is a Rare and Supportive Space to Create

U of T alumna Lindsey Middleton describes how profoundly the Theatre helped to shape her aspirations – both outside and inside the House.

Listening to the Land: Hart House Farm’s Inaugural Artist in Residence

Acclaimed Indigenous artist Don Russell spent time at the Hart House Farm with the goal of creating an interactive, participatory work.

Indigenous Tattooing Event Builds Community at Hart House

A partnered event on October 20, Maamawi: Tattoo Gathering 2023, aims to build community.

“Hart House Theatre cultivates a community of support, a network of creativity,” says Student Rep

The U of T Drama Coalition, supported by Hart House Theatre, added a new elected position last year: A First-Year Rep. Mila Frumovitz.

  • 100% Hands-On Filmmaking for Beginners

    A three-week film class designed for absolute beginners needing a comprehensive hands-on experience.

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  • 35mm Film Cameras

    Cover the basics of film-based cameras.

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  • Developing for Absolute Beginners

    Join the Camera Club for a class on the basics of developing black and white film.

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  • English Pronunciation Improvement

    Hone your English pronunciation skills, and have some fun in this experiential learning environment.

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  • Film Directing Introduction

    The Directors Workshop gives filmmakers the tools and hands-on experience to confidently work on their projects

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  • Improv Level 1

    Hone your skills in areas key to good improv and to living a positive, productive and playful life.

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Clubs View all →

Hart House Camera Club

What’s in a picture? Anyone can take a photo, but…

Hart House Chamber Strings

The Hart House Chamber Strings is a student-run ensemble…

Hart House Chorus

The HART HOUSE CHORUS is a 50-voice choir auditioned from…

Hart House Film Board

The Hart House Film Board exists to provide assistance to…

Hart House Jazz Choir Onoscatopoeia

Onoscatopoeia (aka Oscat) is the University of Toronto's…

Hart House Jazz Ensemble

The Hart House Jazz Ensemble is an active and vibrant band…

Hart House Orchestra

The Hart House Orchestra is an auditioned group that…

Hart House Singers

The Hart House Singers is a non-auditioned choir that…

Hart House Symphonic Band

The Hart House Symphonic Band is an amateur music group…

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Hart House Student Acquisitions Subcommittee

To promote an awareness of contemporary art practices…

Hart House Student Arbor Room Subcommittee

It organizes the exhibition of student art in the Hart House…

Hart House Student Art Committee

A committee of contemporary art enthusiasts curates the…

Hart House Student Education and Outreach Subcommittee

Connecting artists, art students, and the wider visual art…

Hart House Student Literary and Library Committee

Provides opportunities to explore the various facets of the…

Hart House Student Music Committee

Creates partnerships and presents professional and aspiring…

Hart House Student Projects Subcommittee

Fostering the means and space for one University of Toronto…

Hart House Student Theatre Committee

This Committee acts as an Advisory Board for Theatre…