SPEND TWO FUN-FILLED DAYS EXPLORING THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY! VFS is very pleased to offer high school programs for the upcoming Spring Break (2017) that are open to students in grades 9-12. These programs are competitively priced ($99 for 2 days of training) and run in 2 day block formats. Students can select 1 to 3 program options (2 to 6 total days of study).
These intensive and industry-focused short programs are a hit with high school students because they provide a window into our unique educational model, people, incredible campuses/resources, and creative industries. Students will have fun and make connections with potential study/career paths in a low-risk learning format and for a low cost.
Open to students in Grades 9–12, the March Break camps feature hands-on workshops led by experienced professionals in 3D Animation + VFX, Acting, Makeup, Digital Design, Film Production, Writing or Game Design + Programming. Students can learn about B.C.’s booming creative economy, and discover how VFS’s unique one-year intensive education model can quickly launch a career in the industry.
Option 1: Film and Media Spring Break Camps: https://vfs.edu/events/creative-break
Option 2: Acting Spring Break Camps: https://vfs.edu/events/acting-highschool
Brook Taylor, VFS Event Coordinator
Phone: 604-685-5808, Ext.3095
Social and High School Outreach
Megan Schmidt-Frede, VFS Event Coordinator
Daria Kosicka, VFS High School Outreach Coordinator
Phone: 604-685-5808, Ext.3565
Ted Gervan, VFS Director of Education
VFS—the bridge to industry.
Places to go nearby approx. 15 minutes away
Bakery serves up over 20 types of bread alongside cakes, cookies, and galettes.More info
Cozy yet sophisticated coffeehouse in Gastown.More info
Rustic, French-inspired cuisine, house-made charcuterie, and fresh-baked pastries. Brunch on the weekends.More info
The Charles Bar
Sleek neighbourhood pub serves bites like rock-crab corn dogs.More info
The Dirty Apron Cooking School & Delicatessen
Cooking school and delicatessen with classes for amateur enthusiasts.More info
Vintage joint serves all-day breakfast dishes.More info