Theatre Course Descriptions
Basics of Theatre: for 7th or 8th Graders
Basics is an introduction to theatre concepts, history, and techniques, and is intended to broaden student understanding and appreciation of theatrical elements. Students will participate in group projects and are expected to have a positive attitude, be cooperative, and work independently as well as with a group.
Introduction to Theatre: for 7th or 8th Graders
Students will learn skills that will enable them to carry out many of the backstage jobs that are needed to produce a show. In addition, students will learn how playwrights create plays and how plays are produced. Students will read and interpret plays and view recorded performances as well as learn about the unique history of the American Musical Theatre.
*Semester course = 0.5 Carnegie Unit
*Year course = 1 Carnegie Unit