Leander High School

Leander HS Course Selections

  • Theatre Arts I (9th-12th): Area of study includes improvisation, voice and diction, stage movement, and acting. Additional areas explored are history of theatre and careers in theatre. Students will be involved in many performance projects each grading period AND written and visual projects throughout the year. Students will produce a One Act Play.
  • Theatre Arts II-IV (10th-12th, Theatre I Prerequisite): An intense course in acting styles, stage composition, script analysis and critical analysis of scripts, and theatre history. Students will be involved in many performance projects each grading period and written and visual projects throughout the year. Students will produce two One Act Plays.
  • Theatre Production I (9th, audition only): An advanced acting class and includes contemporary and classical acting styles and techniques, auditioning, tech, produce a touring children’s production and act in the senior directed plays. Students will be involved in many acting projects each grading period. They will also prepare for the advanced class if preferred.
  • Theatre Production/IB Theatre (10th-12th, audition only, able to participate 4th and 8th period): Areas of study are for the student who wishes to seriously study and apply the theory of acting. Primarily students in this class are the same ones who comprise a large percentage of the acting companies of the departmental productions. They will be presented opportunities to research, act, direct devised performances, study different theorists and their impact on theatre. Seniors will be required to audition to direct and produce a One Act Play. This class will also prepare students who wish to major in theatre arts in college.

Auditions

Auditions will be held on TBD starting at 4:00pm. Please check the LHS Theatre website for more information.

All auditions will require:

  • Two contrasting monologues

Auditions cannot be longer than three minutes in length.

Leander HS Theatre Website

Go here for more information about the Leander HS Theatre.