Theatre Classes

LISD Middle School Theatre Philosophy:

Students in LISD Middle School Theatre Arts will…

Acquire knowledge of and participate in the art of theatre.

Develop a sense of self and personal artistic vision.

Understand theatre’s role in culture and society throughout history.

Appreciate the art of theatre and its collaborative nature with all art forms.

Class Offerings:

Intro to Theatre - One Semester | 6th Grade Google Classroom Code: jiemnsf

Big Ideas Explored in Sixth Grade Theatre Arts:

Ensemble

Types of Stages & Stage Directions

Pantomime

Storytelling/Public Speaking

Creative Drama

Performing in Front of an Audience

Giving and Receiving Feedback

Theatrical Design

6th Grade Theatre Syllabus.docx.pdf

Theatre - One Year | 7th and 8th Grade Google Classroom Code: e6fk52

Big Ideas Explored in Seventh & Eighth Grade Theatre Arts:

Ensemble

Types of Stages

Stage Directions

Pantomime

Solo Performance

Creative Drama

Script Analysis

Scene Work

Theatrical Design

Theatre Jobs

Performing in Front of an Audience

Giving and Receiving Feedback

7th and 8th Grade Theatre Syllabus.docx.pdf

Advanced Theatre - One Year | 7th and 8th Grade, by audition only

Google Classroom Code: 47l26a

Big Ideas Explored in Advanced Theatre Arts:

Storytelling

Script Analysis

Scene Work

Theatrical Design

Playwriting & Dramaturgy

Performing in Front of an Audience

Giving and Receiving Feedback

Ensemble

Advanced Theatre Syllabus.docx.pdf