[PDF] ✈ Musical Theater in Schools Author Rekha S Rajan – Bluevapours.co.uk Musical Theater in Schools Purpose Process and Performance is a comprehensive resource for general classroom teachers music and drama educators The book is the first of its kind to provide strategies Musical Theater in Schools Purpose Process and Performance is a comprehensive resource for general classroom teachers music and drama educators The book is the first of its kind to provide strategies for including musical theater across the K curriculum inviting teachers and arts specialists to utilize musical theater as an interdisciplinary art form within their own classrooms or as collaborative projects throughout the school community Typically relegated to after school activities Musical Theater ePUB ✓ musical theater can have a strong place both as an avenue for performance creativity and self expression or as a pathway for student learning about academic subjectsDrawing upon musical theater terminology the book is organized into three distinct acts The first section gives an overview of how this popular art form developed and how its stories reflect our culture and community with descriptions of musical theater as a profession for adults and for children This section also discusses musical theater's compromised position within the arts often relegated to theater departments even though repertoire and songs are available to music teachers and argues for musicals as a form of interdisciplinary education The second section outlines ways of integrating musical theater into the curriculum with considerations for the National Core Arts Standards The third section provides suggestions for auditions casting rehearsing and presenting a complete production with a specific focus on student centered performancesBased on the author's own experiences as a professional musical theater performer coupled with teaching and research in classroom settings the book reasons that you do not have to be a Broadway star to teach or perform musical theater This uniue and innovative book supports educators through the process of bringing musical theater into the biggest and most important performance space the classroom stage.
- 224 pages
- Musical Theater in Schools
- Rekha S Rajan
- 18 December 2015 Rekha S Rajan