Compassion and Empathy in Art and Life
Develop a gospel-centered sense of empathy and compassion that will serve as a foundation for the actor on stage and screen, as well as a foundation for living a more Christian life. Acting Fundamentals Students will demonstrate a knowledge of and an ability to integrate fundamental acting principles.
Professional Practice and Behaviors
Students will apply professional work habits of dependability, promptness, cooperation, a sense of ensemble, and the ability to make independent choices.
Develop practical acting analysis skills via studio work including objectives, tactics, obstacles, beats, given circumstances.
Develop critcial observation skills through attendance at theatrical performances, and the reading of selected dramatic texts.