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Grade 12: Dramatic Arts: Creating and Presenting

Grade 12 Dramatic Arts including curriculum supported resources pertaining to plays, musicals and the development of acting , singing and production management.

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How to Write an Actor's Resume


Samuel French

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v. im·pro·visedim·pro·vis·ingim·pro·vis·es
1. To make, compose, or perform with little or no preparation: improvise a solution tothe problem; improvise variations on a melody.
2. To make or provide from available materials: improvised a dinner from what Ifound in the refrigerator.

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Staging Techniques for Theatre

The Elements of Acting

The 8 Basic Elements of Drama

Plot The series of events that make up a story.

Dialogue A written or spoken conversation between two or more people

Character The “people” in a play, musical, or script showing personality and emotion

Audience A group of one or more people at a performance

Stagecraft Technique and skill in all aspects of performance in theatre

Genre A category of artistic and characteristic style in theatre, music and literature

Theme An idea or topic continous throughout a play or musical