Curriculum


Drama 1

Students will study the following:

  • Team Building/Trust Exercises
  • Theatre Terminology
  • Pantomime/Movement
  • Voice and Diction
  • Improvisation
  • Original Monologues
  • Theater History – Greek – Oedipus Rex
  • Theater Etiquette
  • Play/Scene Analysis – The Rainmaker & Our Town
  • Contemporary Monologue
  • Audition Techniques
  • Contrasting Contemporary Monologue
  • Musical Theater
  • Contemporary Scenes
  • Intro to Technical Theater

Drama 2

Students will study the following:

  • Team Building/Trust Exercises
  • Improvisation
  • Play/Scene Analysis – Death of a Salesman & The Crucible
  • Monologues – Contemporary
  • Theater Discipline
  • Theater History – Shakespeare – Sonnet/Monologue
  • Contemporary Scenes
  • Musical Theater
  • Children’s Theater
  • Audition Techniques – Cold Readings
  • Monologue – Against Type
  • Career Preparation

Drama 3-4

Students will study the following:

  • Team Building
  • Improvisation
  • Play/Scene Analysis – A Streetcar Named Desire & The Glass Menagerie
  • Audition Techniques – The College Audition
  • Monologues – Contemporary
  • Musical Theater – 16-32 bars
  • Classical Monologue
  • Fullerton Festival Prep
  • Musical Theater – Scenes/Songs
  • Acting Techniques (Stanislavsky, Strasberg, Adler, Meisner)
  • Audition Techniques – Professional Auditions
  • Directing One-Acts

Musical Theater

This course is designed to give students a high-performing opportunity to combine singing and dancing talents in an educational and performance setting. Students will learn and practice basic techniques in singing, dancing, auditioning, and musical theatre. Students will participate in two productions, which will showcase their talents and skills learned in class.

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