Year 10 DRAMA B – Semester II ¬ - $25 Course Fee
Entry Recommendations: Satisfactory completion of Year 9 Drama.
In this semester of the Year 10 Drama course the aim is to further develop students’ performance and ensemble skills and introduce them to new styles and forms of theatre as well as the technical side of production. Students will further develop their understanding of Elizabethan Theatre focusing on Shakespeare. Looking at the impact Shakespeare, his plays and writings have had and his on-going influence on theatre today. Students will also be introduced to Script Writing and Monologues and will create, write and perform their own pieces in a Monologue Evening in Term 4. Students will record their learning journey in an Actor’s Journal culminating in a Production Report detailing process, rehearsals and final performance. Students will be expected to attend a minimum of one live theatre performances during the Semester and write a critical Review using correct Drama terminology and review writing structures in preparation for SACE Stage 1 (a single theatre visit is covered by the course fee).