Various approaches to acting
  • Aspects of the elements, principles, and techniques of musical theatre
Background and conventions of musical theatre
Character development
Creating and presenting an original or adapted dramatic work
  • Technical theatre

· Musical theatre as a window for self-development and global awareness
Personal, social, and career skills acquired through the study of musical theatre.

  • Committee Work (costume, set, props etc)
  • Collective Creation
  • Ensemble approach
  • Self-Reflections
  • Singing
  • Dancing
  • Acting
  • Set, properties and costume
  • Basic lights and sound
  • Advertising/publicity

  • Broadway style performance for the public.
  • Prompt books
  • Character development/
analysis project.
· Self evaluations
* Rehearsal skills evaluation.

Tips for Success in this course

  • This course culminates in a performance for the public. Although class time functions as rehearsal time, there will be 1 week
  • of mandatory after school rehearsals the week before the performance.
  • There will be 1 day in the semester where the students will rehearse all day.
  • Students should have good time management/organizational skills.