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Students will focus on developing the basic tools and procedures for creating elements of technical theatre as listed below. Technical knowledge of safety procedures and demonstrated safe operation of theatre equipment are critical elements to succeed in this course. Students will be required to attend or participate in technical work, rehearsals, and/or performances beyond the school day to support, extend, and assess learning in the classroom.
Technical Theatre class will introduce the first year technician to the areas of stagecraft and theatrical production. You may/may not climb ladders, lift things, build (must pass safety test first), paint, research online, work with makeup, and handle very expensive equipment in this class.
Items that will be covered by the end of the year:
Rules and Expectations of Technical Theatre
Technical Theatre History
Types of Theatre
Tools and Uses
Parts of the stage and Vocab
Play Analysis: With reading of OZ by Don Zolidas
Make-up & Costumes
All sections will have notes, handouts, projects and tests