Theatre Arts I
This course is an introductory study of theater that is open to all students in 9-12th grade. Students studyvoice and diction, improvisation, Pantomime, acting, structure of drama, evaluation of drama, theater history, play production, stage scenery, stage lighting, costuming, make-up, and performance studies. Students that successfully complete the introductory course to Theater Arts have the chance to further explore other opportunities in the theater program at Kickapoo.
Advanced Theatre Arts II-IV Technical
This course is offered during the fall semester only, for students in 10-12th grade that have successfully completed Theater Arts I. The students in this course serve as the production staff for the fall musical with an emphasis placed on learning and developing the skills in directing, scene design, set construction, light design, sound design, makeup design, costuming, publicity, and management.May be repeated.
Advanced Theatre Arts II-IV Acting
Students in this course participate in the areas of acting, interpretation, directing, and production. Students in the Theater Arts Acting course are the actual participants of spring productions including; one-acts, readers theater, the SPS Drama Festival, State Districts, and the full-length spring production. May be repeated and taken for dual-credit through Missouri State University.