Drama is offered to students who are very interested in the Theater. Early experiences in this course include: improvisation, ice breakers, and theater games to build student poise and self-confidence. Basic concepts of acting are taught as well as playwriting, stage combat, character acting, and international drama. The class will offer opportunities to perform in school productions, work backstage, and specialize in various technical positions.
Drama Productions 2018-19
October 4 & 5, 2018 - 7 pm in the Auditorium
This production showcases a variety of Greek myths such as Pandora’s box, Jason and the Argonauts, Hercules, and many more. This wild, silly, play will be a blast for audiences for all ages.
November 29 & 30, 2018-7 pm in the Black Box Theater
Based on a true story, Radium Girls shares the story of Grace Fryer, a watch dial painter. In 1926, radium was a miracle cure and was used to paint luminous watches. However, the girls who painted the watch dials, suddenly began to fall ill with a mysterious illness. Grace’s boss, Arthur Roeder, does not believe that the same element that can shrink tumors could have anything to do with the debilitating illnesses among his employees. Grace must take her fight to the courts to prove that radium is indeed causing the illnesses.
March 28, 29, & 30, 2018 - 7 pm in the Auditorium
"The Theory of Relativity"
“The Theory of Relativity" is a joyous and moving look about our surprisingly interconnected lives. Whether you're allergic to cats, in love for the first or tenth time, a child of divorce, a germaphobe or simply a unique individual, audience members and actors alike are sure to find themselves in this fresh new musical.” https://www.mtishows.com/the-theory-of-relativity-1
May 9 & 10, 2018-7 pm in the Black Box Theater
One Act Plays- Written and/or directed by students
*Tickets can be purchased at bevmagnet.booktix.com - Online Box Office