Arts & Culture

Hart House Creative LifeSchool

Hart House Creative LifeSchool is where you'll learn techniques and build your skills, but more than that, you’ll design a life that is truly worth living. Film, photography, visual arts and theatre are some of the media, but the result is a more creative you.

Events/Activities View all →

Sat, Jun 10, 2023

Nagata Shachu presents 'Flow'

In FLOW, Nagata Shachu’s finale concert as part of its 25th Anniversary 2021-2022 concert season.

Mon, Jun 12, 2023

Camera Club Critical Salon Summer 2023

Camera Club Critical Salons offer an opportunity to receive feedback from professional photographers and club members and learn what makes a great photograph.

Sat, Jun 17, 2023

Queen of the Road: the Calypso Rose Musical

Queen of the Road is a musical chronicling the life of the "Mother of Calypso," Calypso Rose, queer Trinidadian musician and activist.

Mon, Jun 26, 2023

Theatre School is Over. Now What? Tech Edition

Interested in working in theatre offstage? Don't miss this panel!

Sat, Jul 8, 2023

Salsa on St. Clair Photo Walk 2023

A great opportunity to socialize and try out event photography.

Sat, Aug 19, 2023

Taste of Manila Analog Photo Walk

A great opportunity to socialize and try out analog photography.

Sep 27 – Dec 15, 2023

I’ve Got U Under My Skin: AIDS & Classical Music

Artwork that enriched the world even when the artists were confronted with great suffering, loss, and fear

Blogs/Articles View all →

Neuroscience Student Helped Shape the Music Production Community at Hart House

Bill Xu's experiences at Hart House have nurtured a whole new side of the science student.

Fancy Footwork: Hart House is at the Centre of Many Exciting Dance Opportunities

From a hugely popular Festival of Dance to Zumba classes to hosting breaking championships, Hart House is the place to be for dance.

Hart House Theatre Stages Canadian Debut of Musical by U of T Undergrad

Only months before graduating, uber-talented UTM student Anthony Palermo brings to Hart House Theatre a production they created from the ground up.

Search for Home: Hart House Artists in Residence Give Powerful Voice to the Migrant Experience

Nina Platiša and Masoud Riyazati share their stories of immigration to Canada through a compelling and groundbreaking initiative at Hart House.

Glimpse into the Hart House Art Collection Reveals Magnificent Body of Work

The art collection at Hart House is a stunning cornucopia of Canadian works, filled with hidden gems by some of the nation’s greatest visual artists.

Classes View all →

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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Directing Film Actors

Directing Film Actors is an introduction to directing performance for the screen.

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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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Introduction to Adobe Lightroom

Enhance your photographs in post-production with Lightroom.

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Long Exposure Photography and Painting with Light

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Photographic Composition

Tips and tricks for creating more vibrant, interesting photos from multi-media artist and television host, Micah Donovan.

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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…

Committees View all →

Hart House Student Art Committee

A committee of contemporary art enthusiasts curates the…

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 Theatre Committee

This Committee acts as an Advisory Board for Theatre…