8DRA - Year 8 Drama

COURSE TITLE:

Did Curiosity Kill The Cat?

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course is designed to continue to develop students confidence in themselves to work effectively and creatively in a group. It builds essential skills in creative communication and understanding of how humans think, move and act. Continue to develop your core performance techniques through many varied practical class activities. All work is group based and allows for a variety of skill levels.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

This course is designed to extend you from the work done in year 7 but also allow those new to performance to engage with ease. You will participate in daily warm-ups and structured practical tasks covering core skills from both the Drama curriculum. You will continue to develop knowledge and the confidence to put that knowledge into action, developing your understanding of how the body, voice and use of space are essential in all aspects of performance. Activities are varied and open to respond to the needs of each individual class. Developing confidence to work with a range of peers is also a core part of learning in this work. Exploration of lighting, costume, set and props in a stage context will also happen.

WHERE DOES THIS COURSE LEAD

Year 9 Drama