Curriculum » Drama/Theatre




THEATRE EXPERIENCE - (7th and 8th grade; 1 Semester)

If you enjoyed 6th grade Drama, then you’ll want to join the cast of Theatre Experience.  There won’t be a dull moment or a minute to waste in this action-packed class!  You’ll be up on stage doing scenes, working the lights, and setting the stage.  Class projects will include scene work, character studies, improvisation, performance critiques, theatre games, vocabulary, etc.  This class is a prerequisite for Theatre Workshop and Theatre Production.


   THEATRE WORKSHOP - (7th and 8th grade; 1 Semester; Prerequisite: Theatre Experience)   

Are you looking for a chance to take what you learned in Theatre Experience to the next level?  Do you want to be a part of an ensemble of actors?   Then Theatre Workshop is the place for you!  You will work on many different kinds of projects both original and script based, long term and short term, group and individual.   Theatre Workshop student actors will perform in two grade level  school  assemblies. 


  THEATRE PRODUCTION - (8th grade; 1 Semester; Prerequisite: Theatre Experience)   

Do you want to see your name in lights?  Do you long to hear the roar of applause?  Do you want to be a part of FA history?  Then Production 2017-18 might be the place for you.  Approximately 60 student actors will have the opportunity to continue their exploration of the world of theatre in either the first or second semester.   Student actors will work collaboratively on projects and gain experience in all aspects of play production from publicity to set design. Production students will be cast in a full-length play which will be performed at the end of the semester.