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Putting on a Show: How do I get my kids excited about a musical they’ve never heard of?


Dec 19, 2017 Arts Education, Children's Plays, Children's Theatre, Plays for Kids, Putting on a Show, Teaching Drama 0 Comments

The spring musical is around the corner…whoo hoo! This is the time when drama and music teachers have a chance to shine.  A chance to put up a show your kids will never forget. But this time of year can also come with a lot of questions… For experienced drama teachers, how do you keep [...]

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


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


Feb 13, 2016 Drama Games, Putting on a Show 16 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 [...]