2024 - 2025 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

ART2105A/ART2105B Play Directing A

0.5 credit per semester

Students focus on the skills required in Theatre directing. Study centers on the director as interpretative and creative artist, selecting and casting the play, coordinating design functions, blocking the play, developing characterization, and rehearsing the play and developing an ensemble effect in performance. Through the study of various theories, students direct both traditional and experimental theatre forms as culminating productions. This course may be repeated unlimited times for credit. Prerequisite: Attainment of outcomes for HS Theatre 2, Stage Design, or Musical Theatre, or permission of the instructor.

Theatre 1 and 2
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
Unlimited repeats for subject credit

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