Musical Theatre Q3, Wks 3-5

TeacherNatalie Kushner
Subject AreaMusical Theatre - Dance
Grade Level6-8
Week #Q3, WKS 3-5
Unit of InstructionMadagascar Auditions
Standard(s) Taught

Audition Process

Stage Presence


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

We will focus on introducing our new musical, “Madagascar, Jr.” in these weeks and will have the students audition to cast roles.

Classroom Activities

Read through the script 

Listen to the music

Discuss the characters

Hold auditions for music, dance, and acting

Cast the musical

Assignments Due

Audition song performance

Audition dance performance

Audition monologue performance

Additional Resources

See Mrs. Wilson’s classroom connect for the music!