Hamlet Dramatic Presentation




  Your group has made it to the final round of American Idol: The Drama Continues. 

In this round, you will interpret and perform one scene from Shakespeare’s Hamlet. 





The winning group will receive one million dollars cash

and supporting roles in the Hollywood production of Hamlet.






        Judges are looking for:

    •    Teamwork

    •    Exhibit understanding of themes

    •    Creativity / style

    •    Delivery / acting ability

    •    Overall performance   











Hamlet Dramatic Presentation
Directions:

1.    Fill out Group Responsibilities sheet.  (attached below)

2.    Evaluate the following elements in your scene:

    •    Themes and main ideas

    •    Internal and external conflicts

    •    Motivations for behavior of the characters

3.    Discuss how you will demonstrate these elements in your performance.

4.    Interpret the characters, based on your evaluation of the above elements (2). 
       Assign roles to members of your group so that everyone has equal opportunities to read/present.

5.    Rehearse your scene, demonstrating appropriate emotions. 

6.    Perform your scene for the class.  Use costumes and props that reflect your interpretation of the elements in (2). 





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Claire Preston,
Aug 5, 2008, 1:16 AM
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Claire Preston,
Aug 5, 2008, 1:16 AM
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Claire Preston,
Aug 5, 2008, 1:16 AM
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