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Theatre Studies 3 & 4

Unit 3: Playscript interpretation

Areas of Study

1. Production process

2. Theatrical Interpretation

3. Production analysis


Outcomes
On completion of this unit students be able to:
1. Apply stagecraft to interpret a playscript for performance to an audience and demonstrate understanding of the stages of the production process
2. Document an interpretation of excerpts from a playscript and explain how stagecraft can be applied in the interpretation
3. Analyse and evaluate the interpretation of a written playscript in production to an audience

Unit 4: Performance interpretation

Areas of Study


1. Monologue interpretation
2. Scene interpretation
3. Performance analysis

Outcomes
On completion of this unit students be able to:

1. Interpret a monologue from a playscript and justify their interpretive decisions
2. Develop a theatrical treatment that presents an interpretation of a monologue and its prescribed scene
3. Analyse and evaluate acting in a production from the prescribed playlist

VCAA examination: November

1. Monologue performance to an external assessing panel
2. Written exam