There are three books in the project. They are written for the group facilitator who will lead a group of youth in Theater Arts discovery. This curriculum will help youth understand the power of non-verbal communication, improvisation, pantomime, script writing, cultural and historical influence, stage design, and costume design. Life skills and workforce development are woven throughout the curriculum, as youth master more sophisticated theater techniques and ideas.

Theatre Arts, Level 1

Youth will recognize non-verbal communication, practice improvisation, learn cultural and historical influences and create stage designs.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

Review the guidelines in the front of the book. This level may take more than one year.

MATERIALS

M/L Imagination in Action, Beginner, BU8445

Theatre Arts, Level 2

Youth will use non-verbal communication, write scripts, create costume design and explore careers in theater.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

Review the guidelines in the front of the book. This level may take more than one year.

MATERIALS

M/L Imagination in Action, Intermediate, BU8445

Theatre Arts, Level 3

Youth will plan and perform plays, develop characters in scripts, create costumes to enhance characters and job shadow theater professionals.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

Review the guidelines in the front of the book. This level may take more than one year.

MATERIALS

M/L Imagination in Action, Advanced, BU8445

Theatre Arts Independent Study

see Self Determined