Raising the Curtain: Activities for the Theatre Arts Classroom

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A creative and energetic theatre resource book
Written for the theatre arts instructor, Raising the Curtain features hundreds of hands-on, on-your-feet activities for the novice to advanced theatre student. 402 pages.

The eleven chapters include

  • Setting the Stage
  • Ensemble Experiences
  • Mime and Movement
  • Improvisation Ideas
  • Vocal Variations
  • Playfulness, Pointers, and P.R.
  • Playwriting Practice
  • Creating Charismatic Characters
  • Theatre Tools: Tech and Technique
  • Sources and Suggestions for Scripts and Scenes
  • Stage Fright, Stage Right, and the Stage Fight


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