Assignment #1 ONCE Analysis: Due at the end of class.
Divide into small groups of Maximum 5. (If you want to work smaller, feel free! The more the better so we can compare!) If you DO go smaller, copy the google doc and make your own! :) On a laptop, follow the google document to complete a character analysis of the lead characters of ONCE. When asked for Scene Objective, pick your favorite scene and complete the Analysis!
Group 1 GUY (Male Lead) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LYwVJwK65uj8KD6Wb75Gd23VUM5C9lamrCM1gpXqRww/edit?usp=sharing
Breakdown: 20 Given Circumstances (Found in the text or infer) Please write in first person. Super Objective (What does your character want out of the whole play) Scene Objective (What does your character want from a scene of your choice) Stakes (What do you have to gain or lose in your scene.) Obstacles (What is standing in the way of your scene objective- Internal and external)
Assignment #2 ONCE Critique- In Class OR Homework (ONLY IF you choose to rehearse Lip Sync)
Write a 3 page paper reviewing Theatre Squared's ONCE:The Musical using Aristotle's Elements of Drama. The paper should have the following: Introduction Paragraph- 5 points Thought/Theme-5 points Plot (Brief Summary)-5 points Character (Choose 2 actors to discuss grows and glows for 5 points each)- 10 points Music-5 points Language- 5 points Spectacle (Set, Lighting, Costume/Makeup, Props, Sounds/Special Effects-2 points each)-10 points Closing Paragraph-5 points *Improper use of the following requirements will result in a 5 point deduction for each offense: Times New Roman Font, Double Spaced, 12 Point Font, Correct Spelling/Grammar, 3 Page Length PLEASE PRINT PAPER AND TURN IN ON SEPTEMBER 4th 2018 at the beginning of class! ___________________________________________________________________________________ Viewing the musical is worth 50 points and the written review is worth 50 points. This assignment is due at the BEGINNING of class on Tuesday September 4th 2018. Any late submissions will result in 10% off each week it is not turned in. For questions please contact Mr. Cooperescue firstname.lastname@example.org
Today, we warmed up, danced to some GAGA and begin reviewing the Building Blocks of Acting. Students were divided into partners to demonstrate Scene Objectives. We will continue with scenes and complete the presentation of Building Blocks of Acting next class.
Today, we warmed up with Sia, our Energy Ball, Actor's Contract, refreshed Swoosh GaGong and we split into 4 Groups! That's right! Season 3 of Theatre III Lip Sync Battle Commenced! By random selection, 4 Musical Groups were made! Team SMAK: Sammy, Martha, Amani, and Kamilla Team Disturbed: Brendan, Margaret, Grace, and Matt. Team California Girls: Kira, Alivia, and Abigail Team Beaver Crew: Chloe, Jacob, and Citrine
It was some amazing competition! After a tight round, the winning team was...Team California Girls! We sadly had to say goodbye to Team Beaver Crew...BUT WAIT! Cooperescue threw in a TWIST! #Expecttheunexpected Teacm Beaver Crew was dissolved into the remaining teams!
Tune in Next Week on Friday for Round 2 of Lip Sync Battle 2018 for 90's Week!