Putting on a Show Without a Theatre Background

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Putting on a Show Without a Theatre Background

Teachers in charge of school plays?! We’re here to help!

Did you get tasked with putting on your school’s play this year and have no clue where to start?

Let us help you! In our new educator program, Putting on a Show Without a Theatre Background, we’ll take you through all of the steps on how to put on your school’s next play or musical to set you up for success.

Dates: Wednesdays, November 16, 23, 30, December 7, 2022
Time: 5 – 7pm
Price: $150
Grades: K-12 Educators

In this course, students will participate in four two-hour long classes that cover everything you need to know to put on a show.

Topics covered include:

  • Class One: Getting Started
    Securing show rights, building your team, creating and following a budget and more!
  • Class Two: Before Rehearsals Start
    Auditions and casting, creating a rehearsal schedule, your first production meeting and more!
  • Class Three: Creating Production Value
    Basic theatre tech and costumes on a budget.
  • Class Four: Show Time!
    Creating your program, marketing & selling tickets, and other show day essentials.

Throughout the four-week period, each two-hour class will build on the last one and include planning time to apply concepts covered in this course to your current class needs.

Snacks will be provided!

For more information and to register, please visit storybooktheatre.org/educator-programs.

At StoryBook Theatre we value all of the work that arts and non-arts educators do in our community, which is why we have created our professional development for educators programs to support all of the great work that they do.

Whether you’re a teacher who is all of a sudden putting on your school play and you need help figuring out where to start, or you’re a seasoned educator looking to spice up your lesson plans, we’re here to support you!

StoryBook Theatre | Fall session starts November 16, 2022

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