Eagle Theatre Classes
Theatre 1/ 2 covers a variety of elements of theatre. These elements include: pantomime, improvisation, rehearsal and performance of monologues and scenes, creation and implementation of a three-dimensional character on stage, elements of stage blocking, play production, script writing, theatre history, musical theatre, and television/film production. Through hands on experience, performance and feedback lecture and projects, students gain an overall appreciation of the art of acting as well as the basics of theatre. The course is open to students in grades 9-12. Students must complete the first semester to be eligible to continue into the second semester. This course meets the University of California Visual & Performing Arts “f” requirement.
Technical Theatre covers design basics of set, props, costumes, makeup, masks and puppetry, lights, sound, stage management, publicity, box office, house management and Theatre History. In addition to design projects and assignments, students receive hands on experience as a member of the design, building and running crews for the Theatre productions. Students may also serve as crews for outside performances and assemblies. This course serves as a hands-on, lab and project-based program giving the students real world experience in the elements of Technical Theatre. This course meets the University of California Visual & Performing Arts “f” requirement.
This conservatory course open to students through audition and instructor approval. The course is designed as a practice in the preparation and performance of a major dramatic production. Students will be involved in the various areas of this production. Due to the performance nature of this class, participation in rehearsals and performances during and after the regular school day will be expected. This course meets the University of California Visual & Performing Arts “f” requirement.