Roman Theatre Test
Students took a test over Aristotle's Poetics and Roman Theatre.
Comedy Tonight Rehearsal
Students worked in groups on blocking the song " A Comedy Tonight". We will present pieces on Tuesday October 24th for 20 points. *This assignment cannot be made up.
A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum! Act 2
Today, classes finished reading/listening to A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum. Next class we will review Roman Theatre and have a quiz over A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum.
A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum! Act 1
Today, we began reading Forum in class. This script was found online at https://docslide.net/documents/a-funny-thing-happened-on-the-way-to-the-forum-libretto.html
The soundtrack was found on Youtube.com.
Today in class, students learned of Roman Theatre. We engaged in "Novel Ideas" and "4 Corners" to compare and contrast Greek and Roman Theatre. Students left class with a list of terms and information. Below is the text we read in class and the videos we watched.
There will be a quiz over Aristotle's Poetics and Roman Theatre next class. (10/10/2017)
Aristotle's Elements of Drama
Today, actors warmed up, learned Koonja, Moment Before, and explored Aristotle's Elements of Drama.
Modern Day Greek Tragedy Performances!
Casts rehearsed the first half of class and performance their Modern Day Greek Tragedy's the second half of class to various FHS Theatre Classes. Students are to answer the 6 questions on their rubric, reflecting on their performances.
Modern Day Greek Tragedy Rehearsal 2
Today groups finalized and worked on their performance. We reviewed rubrics for the final performance.
ALL GROUPS PERFORM NEXT CLASS! (October 2nd)
Bring ALL PROPS AND COSTUMES!
Modern Day Greek Tragedy Rehearsal 1
Scripts due for Modern Day Greek Tragedy. Today groups blocked and worked on their performance.