No Peeping Under the Curtain Tips and Scripts for School Drama Productions by Gene Beck
  

No Peeping Under the Curtain Tips and Scripts for School Drama Productions

Written by Gene Beck
Illustrated by

Synopsis

No Peeping Under the Curtain Tips and Scripts for School Drama Productions by Gene Beck

Teachers will love this quick reference text that includes practical information and tips about all facets of drama: casting, planning the action, costumes, lighting, make-up, rehearsals, scheduling, acting, and directing. The glossary, illustrations, and diagrams help make the instructions simple to follow. Large cast plays-dramatizations of fairy tales, the stories loved by people of all ages-are available for performance by or for children in the perfect length for assemblies and other school functions. The author explains methods of adapting the scripts to fit any size classroom or drama club. For each play, she includes provocative questions designed to promote higher level thinking skills and stimulate creative writing. Core curriculum activities are also provided. The section that deals with creative dramatics has methods for implementing drama into the curriculum and is packed full of suggestions for enlivening and enriching all areas of subject matter and making learning fun. Easily read, the book is designed to promote innovative teaching and to give teachers the expertise and confidence to handle any aspect of theater.

About the Author

Gene Beck is knowledgeable about all levels of education, having taught on the elementary, secondary, and college levels. She has worked extensively in community theater, been an editor for Economy Publishing Company, and conducted workshops in the U.S., Mexico, and Canada.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
330 pages

Author

Gene Beck
More books by Gene Beck

Publisher

Scarecrow Press

Publication date

1st June 1994

ISBN

9780810825451


LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****