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Acting Unit  3:  Scene

Click HERE for "big idea" questions, key concepts, global context"approaches to learning" & RUBRICS that will be used in Unit 3.

 

(Click for printable Unit 3 Schedule - more detailed information available HERE) 

 

 

Below are videos & supplemental resources for Unit 3:

 

 

       "KP's Theatre Class - Characterization"  (NOTES)                                         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     Handout:  Laban Movement Qualities

 

 

 

 

     "KP's Theatre Class - Wants"  (NOTES)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     "KP's Theatre Class - Blocking"  (NOTES)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

     SCENE STUDY SCENES (scenes "workshopped" in class)

  • scene from To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday by Michael Brady (concepts learned:  wants & beats)

  • scene from 'Night Mother by Marsha Norman (concepts learned:  obstacles & tactics)

  • scene from Proof by David Auburn (concepts learned:  beats & opening beat)

  • scene from Rumors by Neil Simon (concepts learned:  opening beat & stage business)

  • scene from Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling  (concepts learned:  stage business & build)

  • scene from Fools by Neil Simon (concepts learned:  showing build via beats)

  • scene from 1984  (concepts learned:  creating build through blocking)

  • scene from The Rivers & Ravines  by Heather McDonald  (concepts learned:  build to climax)

 

 

     FINAL PERFORMANCE SCENES:  

    (choose a partner & a scene - read descriptions of each of the scenes/plays HERE)

 

     Scenes with 1  male & 1  female:

     Scenes with 2 females:

     Scenes with 2 males:

 

 

FINAL SCENE PERFORMANCE: ASSIGNMENT & RUBRIC #1 & #2

 

FINAL EXAM INFO  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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