Weeks 1 - 3
Week 1 - History and “Getting to Know You”
Where did American Musical Theater originate (domestically and abroad) ?
Live theater, adding music, opera, Broadway history,
William Shakespeare, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Andrew Lloyd Weber, Rogers & Hammerstein, George & Ira Gershwin
Week 2 & 3 - Who, What, Where, When - “I want to Be a Producer”
Who are major members of the musical theater world?
Get to know the different roles in musical theater; including specific people
You are the director of a musical of your choice - create 10 rehearsals worth of schedules for what you would do.
Roles to talk about: Director, Choreographer, Music Director, Stage Manager, Crew hand, Set Designer, Stage Designer, Costume / Makeup, Conductor, Pit Musicians, Tech (sound and lighting), etc.