ALEX Learning Activity Resources

ALEX Learning Activities  
   View Standards     Standard(s): [ARTS] THEAP (9-12) 13 :
13) Perform a scripted drama/theatre work for a specific audience.

Example: Perform a children's theatre piece for students in grades K-2 in their school system.

[ARTS] THEAP (9-12) 11 :
11) Explore various acting techniques to expand skills in a rehearsal or drama/theatre performance.

Examples: Laban effort shapes to enhance movement, Stanislavski method for character development, Alexander technique for breath and body control

Subject: Arts Education (9 - 12)
Title: Acting: How to Memorize Your Lines for Your Scene, Monologue, or Play

Memorization of lines is the FIRST step to learning how to act on the stage.  This memorization exercise is a surefire way to help kids learn their lines, even if they doubt you. This technique will work for monologues, scenes or full length plays; any acting exercise that requires memorization.

This activity was created as a result of the Arts COS Resource Development Summit.

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