Drama 2

Character Analysis


This course provides workshop training in the rehearsal and performance of a theatrical production. It is designed for students with beginning through advanced theatre experience. Students audition or interview with the teacher/director for participation in a modern play or musical. A portion of this course may include acting, singing, dancing, and/or technical rehearsals and preparation.

NOTE: all students in this class must be in good academic standing in order to participate (this means a 2.0 or higher GPA).

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

    • utilize the varying systems of rehearsal and performance of modern realism, anti-realism, and/or post-modern theatre.
    • demonstrate an intermediate proficiency in the skills, requirements, work ethic, and rehearsal methods necessary to performing a role in a modern theatre production, including the audition, rehearsal, and production processes.
    • analyze a modern drama script and character.
    • create and dramatize the behavioral life of a character in rehearsal and performance.
    • demonstrate an intermediate proficiency in collaborating with the director, actors, crew members, and designers in rehearsal and in performance.
    • analyze the development of an actor's or technician's role in a production from script to performance.
      Jason Long,
      Aug 19, 2019, 9:23 AM