Musical Theatre – Dance W1

TeacherNatalie Kushner
Subject AreaMusical Theatre - Dance
Grade Level6-8
Week #1
Unit of InstructionAudition Process
Standard(s) Taught
  1. Theatre etiquette
  2. Audition Process
  3. Stage Presence
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
  1. To establish procedures and expectations for this class.
  2. To introduce the musicals we will be performing this year.
  3. To discuss the audition process and begin learning how to create a successful audition performance.
Classroom Activities

Getting to know you activities

Demonstrate a proper audition

Discuss how to prepare a dance audition piece

Listen to Musical Theatre songs to choose one to create a dance audition piece to

Improv dance steps to the music to start creating audition piece

Assignments Due

Musical Theatre form and money

Additional Resources