Drama 2019-2020 SeasonThe 2019-2020 drama schedule will be posted in late fall.
Drama I is the introductory course of the drama program. During the first semester of the class, students explore several aspects of theater arts including acting, directing and technical theater. The second semester will focus on a live performance that will involve both the acting and technical aspects of theater.
Theater / Advanced Drama is a one-year course with hands-on activities. Specialized instruction in method acting and technique is emphasized. Students who are accepted for enrollment will apply the basics learned in Drama I to advance their understanding in improvisation, speech, modern and classical scene studies, monologues, stage presence, dialects, and directing. Elements of play production will be reviewed and elaborated upon. Viewing and critiquing of professional theater is required. Additional work on school productions is also required as an extension of classroom learning.