Classroom Resource Package 7: Theatre and Television

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Lights, camera, action!  Ever wondered what it is like to be in a theatrical production or to produce a live television program?  Wondered where writers get their ideas?  What it’s like to be an actor or stage manager?  Or the difference between what a television director and producer do?  Find out the answers to these questions and more in our Theater and Television resource package.  Videos in this package take students behind the scenes and on the stage as they explore what it means to live and work in the world of theater and television.  Examples of topics explored include producing a play or television show, lighting and scenic design, costumes and choreography, and conversations with professional actors, directors, producers, designers, and editors.  Along with the package videos, you’ll also find study guides, lesson plans, vocabulary and reading lists all designed to let your students explore the world of television and theater on their own or with your guidance.

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Teacher Tool 491: Theatre and Television Video Titles

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