Stage Direction in Collaboration with Canadian Stage

Applications will open on October 2020 for the MFA program in Stage Direction.

The deadline for applications is January 15, 2020.

Please submit the following documentation electronically to with the subject line: York MFA/CanStage 2021 application:

  • Letter of interest (maximum 800 words), including what you hope to gain from the program; the major influences in your work and why; and what it is you are offering that will enrich both the program and Canadian Stage.
  • Résumé, which may include photos of previous work.
  • Photo Analysis - Written commentary/analysis of a photo (please request a copy of the photo from 500 words in 8.5"x 11" letter-size format).  Your commentary can be from whatever perspective or in whatever vein you feel is appropriate.

Please submit your documents in PDF format.