Technical Theatre

Prerequisite – Drama or teacher recommendation
1582 – 1/2 Unit

In this one-semester class, students work independently on selected projects in the technical (backstage) areas of theatre. These are construction, makeup, costumes, sound, lights, publicity, design work, programs, videotaping, house management, etc. A wide range of projects allow students to work creatively. Teamwork, cooperation, and dependability are stressed, and each student is expected to meet deadlines. Some after-school work is expected. Course may be repeated with permission of teacher. Credit may be applied toward the minimum fine arts graduation requirement.