Fine Art, Dance, and Performance Clubs

Fine Art, Dance, and Performance Clubs

Fine Art, Dance, and Performance Clubs

Learn to draw, show off your vocals, or steal the show with your dance moves!

McGill Students Comedy Club

The McGill Students Comedy club is the place for McGill comics or aspiring comedians or people who just love comedy to meet up, work together on projects, bounce ideas off one another, and organize/perform stand-up comedy shows. If you like comedy you found the right place.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Students Comedy Club in their club constitution.

McGill Students Spoken Word Associated Youth (McSWAY)

McSWAY is a place where McGill Students (and others too!) can finally find an outlet for their inner spirit for performance poetry! Whether it’s spoken word, open mic, or simply the desire to return to the oratory tradition of poetry, McSWAY will help you realize that dream through group gatherings and workshops. There is no right or wrong when it comes to McSWAY–just a brave soul and the willingness to share your thoughts about anything. It is a safe space.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of McSWAY in their club constitution.

McGill Students Tango Society

We are a student club of the SSMU (Students’ Society of McGill University) dedicated to making tango accessible to the McGill community! We offer very affordable tango classes on the McGill campus every semester taught by talented tango teachers Pooya Rowghanian and Stephanie Brisson from Montreal Gotan. Classes for Fall 2014 will be held every Thursday. The first class is free and will take place on September, the 11th! No prior experience is necessary, you’ll meet lots of great dancers!

McGill Students’ Ballroom Dance Club

Ballroom dancing is a wonderful, timeless activity that incorporates creativity, coordination, music, and teamwork! Our goal is to make ballroom dancing accessible to students who either want to learn a few steps or to meet some fellow ballroom dancers.

$20 for the semester, $5 drop in (McGill students).
$25 for the semester, $7 drop in (non-McGill students).

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Students’ Ballroom Dance Club in their club constitution.

McGill Students’ Chapter of Jam for Justice

Meet like-minded students passionate about music, volunteering, and social justice! Take part in exhilarating concerts and fun social events!

Whether you are a musician looking for performance opportunities or simply a music lover looking to make some new friends, like our page to keep up to date on all upcoming events!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Students’ Chapter of Jam for Justice in their club constitution.

McGill Students’ Chinese Music Society

Immerse yourself in the beauty of traditional Chinese music! McGill Students Chinese Music Society is a club that focuses on bringing the artistry of traditional Chinese music to the McGill community. Whether you’re a musician traditional Chinese music or you just enjoy listening, we welcome anyone and everyone who has a passion and interest in discovering Chinese music. Together, we’ll explore Chinese music through performances and workshops, and build closer bonds through other social events!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Students’ Chinese Music Society in their club constitution.

McGill Students’ Improv

Hey there!

Aside from being the best club at McGill, McGill Improv is also a fun place to learn and perform the act of improvised comedy. We offer free weekly workshops for improvisors of all levels. We compete several times a year. We have more fun than anyone.

Come join us and get out of your comfort zone (or get in your comfort zone if it involves improv).

Learn more about the mandate and structure of McGill Students’ Improv in their club constitution.

McGill Students’ Visual Arts Society

Whether you’re a beginner doodler or an expert artist, the McGill Students’ Visual Arts Society welcomes you! This is a community for all students who wish to develop their visual arts skills in a creative and casual space. Events are hosted weekly and include model life drawing, tutorials (beginner, intermediate, and expert), Open Sketch, watercolour and acrylic sessions, and field trips! An annual Year-End Art Show is also held near the end of the winter semester, where all members can display their artwork.

Art supplies and materials are provided by the club. No previous drawing experience required.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Students’ Visual Arts Society in their club constitution.

McGill University Photography Students’ Society (MUPSS)

The McGill University Photography Students Society, founded in 1978, is one of McGill’s oldest clubs. Today, the club offers a variety of services and resources for McGill students and the greater Montreal photographic community.

Basic membership covers equipment rental, use of our computer and film scanners during office hours, admission to all workshops and contests, and discounted rates on film and paper. Darkroom membership includes all the benefits of basic membership plus access to our fully stocked black and white and color darkroom and all the included chemistry.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill University Photography Students’ Society in their club constitution.

Mosaica Dance Company

Mosaica is one of McGill’s most diverse dance companies, with dancers trained in jazz, contemporary, ballet, hip hop and tap. As McGill’s oldest arts group, Mosaica is renowned as a multifaceted group of talented and dedicated dancers, who share a passion for dance. Mosaica holds auditions for new members in September, and rehearses every week. We host a yearend show in March, to showcase the pieces we create throughout the year.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of Mosaica Dance Company in their club constitution.

Raag Fusion A Cappella

When the colorful and vibrant melodies of Bollywood come together with the smooth and cool tunes of everyone’s favorite pop songs from the radio, the results are magic. Our arrangements truly showcase the subtle harmony (ha!) that can come from two seemingly unrelated songs. We pride ourselves on musical diversity while also sticking to our roots. From mixes of just two songs to medleys with nine songs, we’ve tried it all. Our mixes so far have included English, Hindi and Tamil, with potential for many more to come! Whether you’d like to come sing with us or just watch us perform, you’re bound to hear something you like!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of Raag Fusion A Cappella in their club constitution.

Recreational Dance Company

RDC is a dance club at McGill! We are a student group of the Students’ Society of McGill University (SSMU). It offers an opportunity where anyone can come to dance and learn a diversity of styles. There are classes a few times a week but no competitions or performances, meaning if you can’t make it, no stress! It also means there are no costs except the studio rental, keeping it affordable.

If you are a more experienced dancer, we also hold auditions each semester for our executive team. Dancers of all styles are always welcome! The executive team is responsible for choreographing and leading each class, in addition to behind the scenes planning. Outside of the execs, the club is open to anyone…no auditions! If you are looking for a recreational club where you can stay fit, make friends and just dance, then RDC is for you!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the Recreational Dance Company in their club constitution

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