DRAMA IVDrama IV is designed for students with intense interest in theater arts at professional and/or collegiate levels. Drama IV students will complete independent projects specifically suited to individual strengths. Participation in co-curricular theatre productions (PLAYS) are expected of all advanced Drama students.COURSE OBJECTIVES;This course will focus on different styles of acting, rehearsing and performing plays. The student will learn a variety of acting techniques to explore the great characters of the last 200 years in World Drama. The students will audition, rehearse, direct, design and perform a classic Play from World Drama and a One Act Play from a modern playwrite to be performed at various competitions in the area.MAJOR TOPICS TO BE COVERED1st quarter - Auditions, rehearsal technique, vocal technique, acting technique, play design.2nd quarter - World Drama, character relationships, play analysis and performance of a play3rd quarter - Classic comedy, playing comedy, rehearsal and performance of a comedic play4th quarter - Individual Drama projects, rehearsing and performanceANNOUNCEMENTS:The following must be completed at the time you perform your project; Breaking down a play, Writing all blocking and acting notes in your theatre journal.
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