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Drama

Option A

Create a performance calendar

Before you get carried away with your drama work, create a calendar showing what you need to do leading up to the exam.

It'll help all members of your group to know what they're working towards each week.

Your calendar might look something like this.

A sample performance calendar

Week

11

Scripts or stimuli given outGroups formedExploration workCastingJobs allocated in groups: gathering props, making set, costume etc.

10

Trying out ideas - devisingBlocking out sections of scriptsApproaches to script - style, etc.

9

Rehearsals and developmentIdeas for music/sound etc.Starting to find props

8

Rehearsals and development continueMusic sources should be explored and decidedProps should be used as they're found

7

Rehearsals and development continueMusic sources should be explored and decidedProps should be used as they're found

6

Rehearsals and development continueMusic sources should be explored and decidedProps should be used as they're found

5

Rehearsals and development continueMusic sources should be explored and decidedProps should be used as they're found

4

Rehearsals and development continueMusic sources should be explored and decidedProps should be used as they're found

3

Rehearsals and development continueMusic sources should be explored and decidedProps should be used as they're found

2

Rehearsals and development continueMusic CDs etc. need to be finalised and usedProps and costume need to be readyLighting and set needs to be ready

1

Rehearsals and development continueTech and dress rehearsals

0

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