Performing Arts

Improv

Category Performing Arts

Grades 5-12 (Full or Half Day)

Curriculum Connections The Arts – Drama, English, Language, Social Studies

This program provides an opportunity for your students to explore improvisation techniques. This workshop builds confidence through spontaneous collaboration and allows your students to see creative possibilities.

Using dramatic art techniques, students will hear, create and respond to issues relevant to their world.

Key Inquiry Question: : How can developing skills in improvisation benefit you in your every day life?

Program Objectives

By the end of the program, students will:

  • Learn about historical and contemporary examples of improvisation
  • Understand the fundamentals of improvisation
  • Use vocabulary as related to improvisation appropriately

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