Theater Arts Syllabus

Theater Arts Syllabus 


Mrs. Andrews-Morrow

Room 329 EXT. 7563

Email: aandrews@rivermill-academy.org

Welcome to the Theatre Arts! My goal is to facilitate learning in an energetic, polite, and supportive environment. THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS IMPERATIVE TO YOUR SUCCESS IN CLASS. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!

Textbook:
Intro to Theater Arts : A 36 Week Action Handbook
by Suzi Zimmerman 

Course overview and major areas of focus:

1.     Imagination                5. Improvisation

2.    Movement                  6. Acting

3.    Pantomime                 7. Aesthetic Response

4.    Voice                           8. Technical Theatre

Policies and Procedure:

·         Be in class when the bell rings

·         Follow directions the first time they are given

·         Verbally and physically respect yourself, classmates, and teacher.

·         NO electronic devices are allowed to be visible during class time (it will be confiscated)!

·         Take risks!

* The Progressive discipline will be strictly followed and enforced!

Grading:

Class Participation 25%

Major Projects 25%

Homework/Classwork 25%

Tests 25%