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Careers in Theatre-DVD


Price: $229.00
Item Number: Z181
Manufacturer: Interactive Educational Video
Manufacturer Part No: PPT-9
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Careers in Theatre DVD - Program 9

Not just a series of talking heads, this program provides lots of video and still footage showing professionals working in their specialized areas. It is a 6 to 10 day unit that will help your students explore...
  • A typical production staff is examined, with footage of:
    • Performers: actors, director, casting director, stage manager, choreographer, dance captain, stage manager, vocal coach, etc.
    • Technical: designers, production manager, TD, carpenters, audio, scenic artists, props carpenters and artisans, electrics, drapers, stitchers, trimmers, crafts, board programmers, and running crews.
    • Theatre Administration: producer, artistic director, business manager, development, company manager, front-of-house, marketing.
  • Different types of producing organizations are compared (Regional, NY, Touring, Commercial, and Not-for-Profit).
  • Interviews with working professionals help your students discover what a typical day at work is like for the different jobs, what are the most satisfying and challenging aspects of their profession, what kind of training their areas require, what their day to day lives are like, and which jobs demand irregular hours and travel.
  • How to get into the different unions, and what the different unions have to offer is explored.
  • Explore careers in theatre education.
Features & Benefits:
Flexible Format - Use the entire program as a six to ten day lesson plan, or select individual topics as necessary-all at the click of a button!

Support Materials on CD-ROM - Includes all lesson plans, handouts, worksheets, and tests, both performance and written. Everything is cross-referenced to the National Standards For The Arts, and you have permission to reproduce the materials for classroom use!

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