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Production and Performance 1,2 (P) (1445, 1446)    - SITE ADOPTED COURSE -

Approved Site(s):
 Approved for Hoover, Mira Mesa, Point Loma, Scripps Ranch, and SCPA High Schools. Other schools may not offer this course without prior approval from the Interdivisional Curriculum Committee.

Grade Range:
 Theatre 1,2 or permission of instructor and audition (required); at SCPA, students new to the drama program must also present a one-minute monologue
 Course duration:
 Two semesters
Subject area in which graduation credit will be given:
 Visual and Performing Arts
 UC subject area satisfied:
 f - Visual and Performing Arts
Course Description:
 This two-semester course allows students to take part in all aspects of production, both onstage and off-, as they participate in the tasks involved in bringing a show from concept to completion. Students are expected to work independently and in collaborative teams to carry out specific assignments including publicity, design, technical theatre, acting, directing, front of house, backstage duties, and stage and production management, among others. Special attention is paid to the creative, rehearsal, and performance processes as well as how to analyze and evaluate artistic work.

Basic Texts and Teaching Guides:
 Each site selects its own resources from available instructional media.