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Putting on a Play: How to Keep Your Rehearsals Fresh and Exciting

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Feb 21, 2016 Drama Games, Putting on a Show 2 Comments

You’re six weeks into rehearsals for this year’s school show. Your workload as the director is piling up with the quickly approaching opening night, but the performers don’t seem to feel the pressure. Their focus is dwindling, and they begin to goof off. You’ve maintained an organized schedule so your students know what to expect [...]

Putting on a Play: How to Plan for a Successful Production

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Feb 13, 2016 Drama Games, Putting on a Show 11 Comments

  Embarking on a new production can be daunting, filled with questions like: How are we going to build the set? Will we have enough rehearsal time? And who’s going to make sure every actor has a costume? Here are 10 easy steps to lay the groundwork for a successful production. 1. Choose a show that [...]