Stage 5

Stage 5 Drama

Course Content:

 
60% Practical 40% Written

  • Improvisation
  • Playbuilding
  • Dramatic Forms
  • Reading and writing of scripts for performance
  • Performance space and conventions
  • Technical aspects of production
  • Experience of dramatic presentations
  • Reading and Writing about theatre
Students will develop their ability to:

  • Use their voice effectively
  • Use movement effectively
  • Use methods of relaxation and concentration
  • Work cooperatively and creatively in-group situations
  • Create situations and characters of their own imagining
  • Interpret situations and characters devised by others
  • Use and experiment with the elements of dramatic presentation
  • Write critically about drama and theatre
  • Visualise a play in action while reading the script
  • Reflect and evaluate their creative work
Units Of Work Include (but are not limited to):

  • Improvisation
  • Comedy & Clowning
  • Mask & Ritual
  • Melodrama
  • Acting
  • History of Drama
  • Film Making
  • Playbuilding & The Bullying Show