The Totino-Grace 剧院 Program is dedicated to stimulating and inspiring the artistic abilities of students by the development of artistic excellence and personal growth. We strive for excellence in theater performance, 艺术欣赏, and diverse theater programming that promotes artistic quality, 系综, 民族自决, 和领导能力. Totino-Grace 剧院 participants are given the freedom to grow by stressing responsible behavior, 纪律, 学术成就, and a commitment to artistic risk.
There are three full productions per year, each one high照明 a different genre of theater - offering a complete education in theatrical forms. 除了表演角色, students have the opportunity to work hands on with the technical aspects of theater, 包括布景施工, 照明, 和声音.
The fall production is a full length musical, 融入广泛的声乐, 跳舞, instrumental and technical aspects. Past musicals include 'Les Miserables,“Godspell,“耶稣基督超级巨星。,《澳门新甫京娱乐游戏下载》,等等. The fall musical has been part of the Hennepin 剧院 Trust SpotLight Musical 剧院 Program since 2009. Our productions have received a variety of awards ranging from individual outstanding honors to overall performance and production honors.
The winter production is a play, alternating between a drama and a comedy, showcasing works from some of the biggest playrights past and present. Productions have included 'The Glass Menagerie,《澳门新甫京娱乐游戏下载》,“坩埚。,和《澳门新甫京娱乐游戏下载》.'
The spring production features a children's musical, tailored to a younger audience yet entertaining for all ages. Past children's productions include 'Peter Pan,“小熊维尼,“灰姑娘,' and 'James and the Giant Peach.'
The Drama Club offers a workshop every 4-6 weeks covering a variety of theatrical topics including set design, 舞台化妆, 阶段战斗, 独白, 运动, 和舞蹈, 等. Participants also attend field trips twice each year to see local professional theater productions.
The 剧院 Department offers two curricular classes: 剧院 Experiences (a freshman and sophomore elective) and Acting & Performance (a junior and senior elective).
通过美术学院, Totino-Grace also produces musicals for area parochial schools that desire a theater program for their students. Past Fine Arts Academy productions have included 'The Little Mermaid' and 'Seussical.'
Totino-Grace 剧院 staff work frequently in the professional artistic and theatrical community as directors, 设计师, 和演员.
This class provides hands-on experiences in the theatre arts with a focus primarily on performance skills. From the business-minded student, who wants to develop poise and self-confidence in presentation skills, to the performer looking to 即兴表演e their acting skills, this class will provide opportunities for creativity and expression for all. Students will engage in a variety of learning activities including theatre games, 短剧, 即兴表演, comedic and dramatic character study, 和戏剧. The course will culminate with a final performance project.
A more advanced version of Acting and Performance 1, this class helps the more serious performer develop and advance their performance skills. Students will engage in a variety of learning activities including theatre games, 短剧, 即兴表演, comedic and dramatic character study, 戏剧和音乐剧. The course will culminate with a final performance project of the student’s choice.