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Theatre Google Classroom

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Written Response format requirements

Every written assignment you turn in MUST meet these requirements totally 40 points of your final grade.

written response directions

 

Theatre 1 Assignments

Check here for the downloadable documents for each assignment. You can click on the corresponding week on the calendar for each week’s work.

 

Week of Aug 30-Sep 3

1- Improv Article Response #1- DUE at the end of the Improv Unit, Sept 17 by 11:59 PM

lin-manuel-miranda

top-10-skills

Article 1: “Top 10 Skills Children Learn from the Arts” by Valerie Strauss

Response Question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss what you believe is the most important skills taught through the arts.

Article 2: “Lin Manuel Miranda is in the Show” by Howard Sherman

Response Question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss the most important lesson Miranda learned in this theatre journey.

 

Week of Sept 20-24

1- Students will read 3 articles and respond to 2 of them. Due at the end of the Pantomime unit

Article 1: “No Place Like Home” by Kathleen Smith Belcher

Response question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss why theatre is such a welcoming place for everyone.

Article 2: “The Show Must Go On” by Ryan Leeds

Response question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss one problem that can happen on stage and how to recover from it.

Article 3: “Acting from the Gut” by John Frederickson and Jessica Lissy Trey

Response question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss what you believe is the best method for giving authentic performances and why it works for you.

 

Week of Dec 13-17

Tony Tuesday response DUE Wednesday, Dec 16

Tony Tuesday response

 

Theatre 2 Assignments

Check here for the downloadable documents for each assignment. You can click on the corresponding week on the calendar for each week’s work.

Week of Aug 30-Sep 3

1- Improv Article Response #1- DUE at the end of the Improv Unit, Sept 17 by 11:59 PM

keep-calm

staging-a-takeover

Article 1: “Staging a Takeover” by William Myatt

Response Question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss why it is important for students to learn how to be directors.

Article 2: “Keep Calm and Manage On” by Claudia Toth

Response Question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss the best ways to manage a cast and crew as a Stage Manager.

 

Week of Sept 20-24

1- Pantomime Article Response Assignment
Directing Students will read 3 articles and write a response to 2 of their choice. Assignment is due at the end of the Pantomime unit. Writing standards required. Check your syllabus packet for writing expectations

Article 1: “Less is More” by Laura Wayth

Response question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss which part of directing is the most important for a successful show.

Article 2: “Learning the Directing Ropes” by Joe Deer

Response question: The article identifies 5 phases of producing shows, choose which one phase you believe is the most important for a director to be involved.

Article 3: “Directing a Diva” by Kellie Gormly

Response question: Citing the article as evidence, discuss the best way to keep egos in a cast down and encourage a sense of ensemble.

 

Week of Dec 13-17

Tony Tuesday response DUE Wednesday, Dec 16

Tony Tuesday response

 

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