Year 9 ARTS - Drama 2
Teacher in Charge: N. Brown
9DRA2 has an emphasis on group devised work as well as acting techniques in a scripted performance of a larger whole class play. It's focus is more group and performance based than 9DRA1. Working collectively on larger projects is a feature of the course. Students can and are encouraged to do both though.
Assessments in this half year course include:
Devised Drama – Group devised Drama using Elements and Conventions of Drama to create a public performance.
Technology - A group Shadow Puppetry performance for a local primary school based on various ethnicity's myths and legends.
Whole class play – Using acting Techniques, Technologies, Elements and Conventions of Drama. A nightly performance/s for whānau and friends.
Public performance in all assessments is compulsory.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Textbook, pens, pencils, glue etc.