Advanced Theater Arts: Design & Production

This advanced lecture and laboratory course is designed to give students a deeper experience in backstage and shop safety, production techniques, and the terminology of technical theatre. Students will further explore the principles and techniques of various design elements in theatrical production and may opt to take on leadership responsibilities. The collaborative nature of production continues to emphasize active participation on backstage crews. Participants are given the opportunity to stage Green Room productions and must serve on a Main Stage crew at least once a year. Students may prepare for an IB Theater Arts exam by taking IB Theater Arts: Design & Production courses in both 11th and 12th grades.

Open to: Sophomores, juniors, and seniors