Intro to Acting



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Intro to Acting is a one-semester course. The focus of the class will be on developing the “total student”, including
the development of personal resources, self-confidence and the ability to work well with others. Students will learn basic acting skills such as improvisation, characterization, preparing a role and stage movement.

Class Objectives/Goals

This course will enhance the students’ ability to do the following:

  • To speak and listen effectively
  • To demonstrate artistic knowledge and techniques
  • To demonstrate teamwork and leadership skills
  • To demonstrate respect for individual differences


Units of Study



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Drama Links:




Improvisation, etc.

Speech, Accents, etc:


Monologues, Scenes to Act, etc.



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Coventry High School - Ripley Hill Rd. Coventry CT