WEEKS ONE & TWO – TEAMWORK, RESPECT, IMPROV
… to work as an ensemble
… to trust the students in our class.
… what it means to be respectful audience members
WEEK THREE - VOICE
… to use your voice to convey a character.
… to speak with an accent, “and it’ll be wicked mate!”
WEEK FOUR - MOVEMENT
… how to use physicality as an instrument for acting
… what it feels like to perform a scene using stage directions!
WEEK FIVE – CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT
… Chase away stage fright, or encourage the adrenaline!
… Develop characters from scratch, and entertain us with a short solo performance!
WEEK SIX - IMPROV
… to use Improv as a tool for improved acting and performance!
WEEKS SEVEN & EIGHT – CHARACTER ANALYSIS
… how to analyze a character by creating a facebook page for them
WEEK NINE - IMPROV
… improv using all of the skills we’ve worked on so far. You guys are so close to using scripted pieces!