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Part of the Distance Learning Curriculum

What is Theatre?

Created by Lindsay Price and Karen Loftus

Students will establish a definition of theatre, know the difference between theatre and film, and start to explore who’s who in the theatre.

Overview
The overview lays out the lessons within the unit, including time management and technology requirements.
Additional Attachments
1: Session 1
Students expand on the definition of theatre and explore the excitement and intimacy of something “live” in the moment. They will discuss the differences between theatre and film, and hopefully, they will have a “dramatic moment.”
2: Session 2
Students learn and apply specific theatre roles.
3: Bonus Session: Who's Who in a Theatre Company
Students will identify and understand the roles and responsibilities in a theatre company: artistic, production, and business.

Standards Addressed

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