Students explore techniques such as improv, stage fighting, puppetry, and special effects makeup. Beginner acting projects allow students to develop public speaking skills, experience group work and build their self-confidence. In Drama 20, students can participate in a school drama production where the focus is on acting. In Drama 30, students will have the opportunity to build their directing skills. Drama 30 can be used towards post-secondary admission.
Advanced Acting 15-25-35 (teacher recommended course)
This course sequence is for the students who wish to develop production based theatre skills. The focus is learning the components of performance: character development, acting-based movement, and vocal range. Students will have the opportunity to work with theatre professionals and demonstrate their skills in a school drama production.