Critic & Playwright
Combines efforts to create a theatre production and includes:
Begins with a script or text. Script is the road map. Domain of the playwright.
Group G Script: Total Frat Move
List of Characters (In order of appearance):
Rob- the protagonist; the boy with a promise and a small backbone that has to develop.
Mom- Robs mother; the woman who wants to protect her child.
Kenny- the best friend; the boy
Total Frat Move
Presented by Group G:
Markus Kerner, Erin Ketron, Katherine Kinney,
Robin Kirk, Mary Latham, Richard Lindeman
Internal Antagonist.Peer Pressure
The Whipping Man Critique
I watched the University of Tennessees production of The Whipping Man on
February 16th in the Clarence Brown Theater. It has been a few years since I have gone to
see a live play, and I must sa
T h e a t re 1 0 0 S y l l a b u s
Introduction to Theatre
Instructors: Tracey Copeland Halter
Office Hours: TTH By appointment only
Office: 109 McClung Tower
I Prefer e-mail
E-mail: email@example.com (Please put Theatre 100 in the subject box)
Guidelines for writing theatre critiques
1. The beginning or introduction should articulate your basic point of view.
Begin your paper by describing some striking image in the production. A
memorable audience response or an experience from your own life t
I went with a group of friends to Side Splitters on April 10th to see April Macie. The opening act
was Chis Killian, who I personally thought was funnier than the main act. The first part of his act
The Trip to Bountiful
I watched the University of Tennessees production of The Trip to Bountiful on
February 20th in the Clarence Brown Theater. It has been a few years since I have gone to
see a live play before the Wh
What Design does
Create a poetry of space, visual and aural that brings the stage life and
creates a foundation for the actors work.
All designers must:
Read the play carefully
Research possible sources
Collaborate with the director and the other designer
Final Group Project
1. Pick a social issue that you want to explore as a group.
2. Research your topic.
* You must provide a WORK CITED LIST including 6 different sources( I
recommend that each person in the group look for a source)
* You must have at lea
Group K: Interesting social issue, has the hopes of being really great. I would buy.
Group J: Powerful social message, They might have given away too much in
presentation. I would buy.
Group I: Well thought out plan in most areas but the parts that were
Origin of theatre
o Came from storytelling and rituals, myths
Television and movies are framed in dramatics
Basic definition of theatre: comes from theatron (Greek meaning the seeing place), word
theatre and drama at interchangeable. Dran (Greek word for
2 short essay - both worth 5 pts. have to answer 1 but can answer 2
notes from class
- what is a play
- what is theater
still need notes from - what is theater
need to know 9 stage directio