I hope you all had a great Winter Break!
*Any Books to return?
*Head’s Up: if you need to make up any tests or quizzes from throughout the semester, please be prepared for this test and/or quiz for Monday January 14th.
*Head’s Up: Last Day for late assignments is on Friday January 11th.
Today, we are starting Drama
What Makes a good play? Brainstorm
*Whoosh, Bing Ooga: Warm up activity
*You will be creating “One Act Play”.
-The purpose of this activity is to create an understanding and appreciation by the students of good dramatic literature, play production, and to instruct students in acting.
-Things that students will have to think about: Characterization, Physicality, Voice, Ensemble, Timing, Staging, and Overall Effectiveness.
You will draw names and be placed into groups of four. In your group, you will be create a “One Act Play”. You must come up with
a) a topic for your play
b) a script
c) rehearse and ‘act’ your play out
d) have fun!