HELLO ALL! I WILL BE OUT OF CLASS MONDAY 12/9 - SO PLEASE ASK THE SUB TO CLICK ON "THE TIME TRAVELLER'S GUIDE TO ELIZABETHAN ENGLAND" I HOPE TO BE BACK TUESDAY TO CONTINUE FAUSTUS!hmm....am I being punished for reading Faustus????
We will be reading Faustus in class, but for those who miss classes, or need another read - here is a link to the full audio reading of this play: Faustus Audio Book (2+ hours, full 1616 version of text)
Take a virtual tour of The Rose theatre as it would have looked in the 16th Century! The Rose is where all of Marlowe's plays would have been produced - so imagine Faustus on this stage!Virtual Rose TheatreInterested in Elizabethan England?
Here's a great video that runs about an hour - but VERY worth a look: The Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England
December 2 - 6, 2013
12/2 (Mon) - Elizabethan lecture Shakespeare_PPT_presnew_1.ppt
12/3 (Tues) - Elizbethan lecture
12/4 (Wed) - Intro to Marlowe Marlowe BIO YouTube/ begin Faustus 2013-Faustus-SG.docx
12/5 (Thurs) - Faustus
12/6 (Fri) - Faustus
Was Marlowe's murder, at the age of 29, an accident, or was he the target of a political "hit"? Did he fake his death? Interested? Here are two videos that meticulously review the facts surrounding his untimely death in a "brawl over a bill":
Did Marlowe Die in Deptford in 1593? (part 1)
Did Marlowe Die in Deptford in 1593? (part II) aka - did he escape?
November 25 - 29, 2013
11/25 (Mon) - reading medieval morality drama Everyman Everyman.pdf ; Ch9EverymanMoralityDrama.docx
11/26 (Tues) - Chapter 5: Stagecraft QUIZ; complete Everyman
11/27 (Wed) - DUE: Everyman SG questions IN-CLASS: Chapter 9: Roman/Medieval/Italian Renaissance QUIZ
11/28 (Thurs) - Thanksgiving Break - no school
11/29 (Fri) - Thanksgiving Break - no schoolNovember 18-22, 2013
11/18 (Mon) - Italian Renaissance lecture/discussion Italian Renaissance (Ch 9 Part 2)
11/19 (Tues) - Chapter 5: Stagecraft group lecture
11/20 (Wed) - Chapter 5: Stagecraft lecture part II
11/21 (Thurs) - DUE: Ch 5 outline/notes IN-CLASS: Chapter 5 activity (Ch 5 quiz next Monday 11/25)
11/22 (Fri) - no school! 8th Grade Visit Day: I'll be seeing many of you today :o)
November 11 - 15, 2013
11/11 (Mon) - Roman, Medieval, Italian Renaissance theatre film
11/12 (Tues) - Chapter 9 lecture/discussion Roman & Medieval Theatre (Ch 9 Part 1)
11/13 (Wed) - DUE: outline/notes on Chapter 9
11/14 (Thurs) - DUE: Chapter 9 worksheet packet (handout in class) IN-CLASS: reading examples of drama from era
11/15 (Fri) - IN-CLASS: Chapter 9 quiz
Chapter 5 Group (Stagecraft) - please be ready to present next week!Nov. 4 - 8, 2013 AKA: FALL PLAY TECH WEEK
11/4 (Mon) - Parent-Teacher Conferences (no school)
11/5 (Tues) - Parent-Teacher Conferences (no school)
11/6 (Wed) - Faustian film
11/7 (Thurs) - Faustian film
11/8 (Fri) - Faustian film
Want extra credit? Come see the show! Already in the show? YAY - you get extra credit! October 28 - November 1, 2013
10/28 (Mon) - Last Movie Trailer / Quarter Exam results
10/29 (Tues) - Chapter 4: IMPROV! (ARE YOU READY GROUP???)
10/30 (Wed) - DUE: Outline/Take Notes on Chapter 4: Improvization
10/31 (Thurs) - IMPROV Activity
11/1 (Fri) - IMPROV Activity/Quiz (if time permits - otherwise, Improv Quiz on Monday!)
Note - next week, you may get a crash-course in theatrical marketing...aka...folding/stapling programs. Just sayin'. WANT EXTRA CREDIT TO START QUARTER 2? Write a review about the FALL PLAY! You must mention at least THREE aspects of theatre production: acting, technical (lighting/sound; make-up/costuming, set design, running crew, etc.) or even blocking to earn up to 10 points extra credit! (A review is your OPINION of the play, NOT a plot synopsis...I know the plot...)October 21 - 25, 2013
10/21 (Mon) - Post Production / Turn In Movie Trailers!
10/22 (Tues) -Movie Trailer day!
10/23 (Wed) - Movie Trailer day!
10/24 (Thurs) - Quarter 1 Exams (silent study hall)
10/25 (Fri) - Quarter 1 Exams (this class)
October 14 - 18, 2013
10/14 (Mon) -No School - Columbus Day
10/15 (Tues) -No School - Teacher Institute
10/16 (Wed) - PSAT/PLAN/EXPLORE - no classes
10/17 (Thurs) - Post Production
10/18 (Fri) - Post Production
October 7 - 11, 2013
10/7 (Mon) -IN-CLASS: Storboard Final Check in
10/8 (Tues) - Production Week
10/9(Wed) - Production Week
10/10 (Thurs) - Production Week / Post
10/11 (Fri) - Production / Post
September 30 - Oct. 4, 2013
9/30 (Mon) -IN-CLASS: Group assignments/concept brainstorming10/1 (Tues) - DUE: Oedipus Exodus SG IN-CLASS: Oedipus QUIZ10/2 (Wed) - IN-CLASS: storyboarding
10/3 (Thurs) - IN-CLASS: storyboarding104 (Fri) - DUE: individual storyboards/overall group conceptSeptember 23 - 27, 2013
9/23 (Mon) -IN-CLASS: Vocab 4; finish reading S/O3, begin reading S/O49/24 (Tues) - DUE: Oedipus S/O3 SG IN-CLASS: Vocab 5; reading Oedipus S/O4, chapter group meetings (10 minutes)9/25 (Wed) - DUE: Oedipus S/O4 SG IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus Exodus
9/26 (Thurs) - IN-CLASS: Exodus Vocab ; reading Oedipus, of course! Chapter group meetings (10 minutes)9/27 (Fri) - DUE: Chapter Group Projects (upload to Edmodo please!) IN-CLASS: Oedipus!September 16- 20, 2013
9/16 (Mon) -IN-CLASS: complete Ode 1 Vocab sheet; reading Oedipus9/17 (Tues) - DUE: Oedipus Parados/Ode 1 SG ; IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus9/18 (Wed) - IN-CLASS: complete Ode 2 Vocab; reading Oedipus!
9/19 (Thurs) - IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus!!9/20 (Fri) - DUE: Oedipus S/O2 SG IN-CLASS: complete Ode 3 Vocab; reading Oedipus!September 9 - 13, 20139/9 (Mon) - Monologue Monday: The Tragic Hero & Hamartia ; finish Greek Masks; "It's SOO High School" activity; handout Tech Theatre Project - Tech-Theatre-Project.docx which will be due Sept 27th!9/10 (Tues) - Sophocles/Oedipus background lecture; handout Oedipus Study Guide packet9/11 (Wed) - IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus!!!
9/12 (Thurs) - IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus!!9/13 (Fri) - IN-CLASS: complete Parados Vocab Sheet; select/assign Theatre chapter groups
September 9 - 13, 2013
9/9 (Mon) - Monologue Monday: The Tragic Hero & Hamartia ; finish Greek Masks; "It's SOO High School" activity; handout Tech Theatre Project - Tech-Theatre-Project.docx which will be due Sept 27th!9/10 (Tues) - Sophocles/Oedipus background lecture; handout Oedipus Study Guide packet9/11 (Wed) - IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus!!!
9/12 (Thurs) - IN-CLASS: reading Oedipus!!9/13 (Fri) - IN-CLASS: complete Parados Vocab Sheet; select/assign Theatre chapter groupsSeptember 2 - 6, 2013
9/2 (Mon) - Labor Day - Enjoy your 24 hours of labor!9/3 (Tues) - Greek Theatre Lecture - continued! (take great notes!)Here's a link that will take you to the Prezi I used in class: http://prezi.com/erdw5poiyikg/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy9/4 (Wed) - DUE: Chapter 3/Lecture Notes 9/5 (Thurs) - Chapter 3/Lecture QUIZ! 9/6 (Fri) - IN-CLASS: Greek Masks ; "It's SOO High School" activity; handout Tech Theatre Project - Tech-Theatre-Project.docx which will be due Sept 27th!
August 26 - 30, 2013
8/26 (Mon) - Theatre Tour ; Stage Geography ; "Don't Eat the Actor" activity8/27 (Tues) - Chapter 1 & Lecture QUIZ (hope you took good notes!)8/28 (Wed) DUE: read & OUTLINE Chapter 2 (30 pts) IN-CLASS: Body Positions8/29 (Thurs) Chapter 2 Vocab (from pp 8-10) QUIZ ; Early Theatre - religion!8/30 (Fri) Intro to Greek Theatre (read Chapter 3 over the weekend - OUTLINE will be due Wednesday!)August 19 - 23, 2013
8/19 (Mon) - no school, teacher in-service8/20 (Tues) - no school, teacher in-service8/21 (Wed) - Freshman Orientation - Welcome to Marian!8/22 (Thurs) - Theatre Scavenger Hunt, aka "How We Learned that We Have Much to Learn"8/23 (Fri) - begin Ch 1 discussion/lesson: "Theatre Designs" activity, Theatre tour begins