More Theatre Games for Young Performers

Anyone working with young actors will find this theatre book exceptionally helpful, and you'll love that it's written by Suzi Zimmerman, author of the best-selling Introduction to Theatre Arts.

Author: Suzi Zimmerman

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 227

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Written especially for those who coach tween and teenage actors, this delightfully fresh workbook tells you the how, when, what, and why of theatre games for young performers. Starter scenes allow first-time performers to ease onto the stage in baby steps. Spontaneity is encouraged along with etiquette and basic acting principles. The concepts of pantomime, improvisation, character development, voice, and body control are all presented in game formats with exercises. Nine chapters include: Before You Begin, Preparing, Starter Scenes, Exercises, Games, Improvisation, Pantomime, Non-Acting Theatre Games and Activities, and Developing Your Program, plus an Activities Index. Anyone working with young actors will find this theatre book exceptionally helpful, and you'll love that it's written by Suzi Zimmerman, author of the best-selling Introduction to Theatre Arts.

Theatre Games for Young Performers

The basics of pantomime, improvisation, voice control, monologues and dialogues presented in game formats with exercises and work sheets.

Author: Maria C. Novelly

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

ISBN: 9780916260316

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 147

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The basics of pantomime, improvisation, voice control, monologues and dialogues presented in game formats with exercises and work sheets.

Staging Musicals for Young Performers

95 # BK - B271 by Maria C . Novelly and Adele Firth How to produce a show in
36 sessions or less Theatre Games for Young Performers $ 16 . 95 # BK - B188
by Maria C . Novelly Improvisations and exercises for developing acting skills
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Author: Maria C. Novelly

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

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Category: Performing Arts

Page: 229

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A step-by-step guidebook for producing a successful show with young performers. An invaluable guide for teaching, acting, singing and dancing. Comprehensive text with charts, forms and photographs.

Improv Show

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Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Publisher: Cherry Lake

ISBN: 1634729706

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Improv Show guides students as they conceive and set up their own improv show for their friends and community. The considerate text includes easy-to-follow lists and will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience, these books maintain a lower level of complexity with clear visuals to help struggling readers along. A table of contents, glossary with simplified pronunciations, and index all enhance achievement and comprehension.

112 Acting Games

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Author: Gavin Levy

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

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Category: Performing Arts

Page: 237

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There are more than 100 performance-tested theatre games in this unusually comprehensive collection. They were compiled after more than 15 years of workshops and study sessions. Included are a wide range of proven activities to assist in teaching specialised skills. The book is divided into 20 sections from Relaxation to Thinking Outside the Box. This is a flexible workbook designed to help instructors and participants mould and adapt many ideas to fit their needs.

The Drama Teacher s Survival Guide

I found the games described above in Viola Spolin ' s Improvisation for the
Theatre . Two other books that are excellent sources for acting games are :
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Author: Margaret Friedl Johnson

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

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Category: Education

Page: 256

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Detailed, step-by-step information, examples, and suggestions about how to direct a school drama program without mistakes.

Teaching Literacy through the Arts

Creative drama and imagination: Transforming ideas into action. New York: ...
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for young performers: Improvisation and exercises for developing acting skills.

Author: Nan L. McDonald

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462514928

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 192

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Accessible and hands-on yet grounded in research, this book addresses the "whats," "whys," and "how-tos" of integrating literacy instruction and the arts in grades K-8. Even teachers without any arts background will gain the skills they need to bring music, drama, visual arts, and dance into their classrooms. Provided are a wealth of specific resources and activities that other teachers have successfully used to build students' oral language, concepts of print, phonemic awareness, vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, and writing, while also promoting creativity and self-expression. Special features include reproducible worksheets and checklists for developing, evaluating, and implementing arts-related lesson plans.

101 More Drama Games and Activities

'...bubbles over with imaginative ideas... for primary, secondary and other drama teachers.' - Teaching Drama Magazine, Spring 2013. '..this book cheered me up. Buy it and smile. There will be a lot of laughter in your classroom.

Author: David Farmer

Publisher: David Farmer

ISBN: 1479343021

Category: Education

Page: 125

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'...bubbles over with imaginative ideas... for primary, secondary and other drama teachers.' - Teaching Drama Magazine, Spring 2013. '..this book cheered me up. Buy it and smile. There will be a lot of laughter in your classroom.' - Drama Magazine, Spring 2013. This sequel to the best-selling 101 Drama Games and Activities contains all-new inspirational and engaging games and exercises suitable for children, young people and adults. The activities can be used in teaching drama lessons and workshops as well as during rehearsal and devising periods. The book includes lively and fun warm-up games, as well as activities to develop concentration, focus and team building. The drama strategies can be used as creative tools to explore themes and characters. There are dozens of ideas for developing improvisation (which can be extended over several sessions). There are many new activities for exploring storytelling skills as well as mime and movement.

Improv Ideas

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Publisher: Meriwether Pub

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Category: Performing Arts

Page: 197

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Until now there has never been a single, simple-to-use game source for teaching improv drama. Now the sixty-two years of combined experience of two collaborators have made this source book a reality.

101 Drama Games and Activities

Gain access to a personal collection of 101 highly effective drama games and activities suitable for children or adults. Sections include improvisation, mime, ice-breakers, group dynamics, rehearsal, story-telling, voice and warm-ups.

Author: David Farmer

Publisher: David Farmer

ISBN: 184753841X

Category: Education

Page: 81

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Gain access to a personal collection of 101 highly effective drama games and activities suitable for children or adults. Sections include improvisation, mime, ice-breakers, group dynamics, rehearsal, story-telling, voice and warm-ups.

Theater Games for the Classroom

A collection of games and music to aid the drama teacher and give ideas for varied classes.

Author: Viola Spolin

Publisher: Northwestern University Press

ISBN: 9780810140042

Category: Education

Page: 233

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Describes the rules and purpose of rhythmic movement games, space walks, transformation, sensory, and mirror games, and suggests storytelling activities

The Publishers Weekly

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Scenes Keep Happening

95 by Mary Krell - Oishi More real - life snapshots of teen lives Scenes That
Happen # BK - B156 $ 15 . ... 95 Young Actors # BK - B144 by Peg Kehret More
honest - to - life monologs for young actors Theatre Games for Young Performers
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Author: Mary Krell-Oishi

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 215

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A collection of forty-eight scenes about teens and their everyday lives.

Directing Young People in Theatre

Lyndsey only uses games if they have a genuine relationship to the play, either
rhythmically or intellectually: When I worked on a Restoration comedy, the ... (
Turner, 2012) For Lyndsey, the purpose of playing is to aid her actors'
understanding of the play. ... 101 Drama Games and Activities and 101 More
Drama Games and Activities, by David Farmer; Drama Games 86 Directing
Young People in Theatre.

Author: Samantha Lane

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137340495

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 164

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This book guides readers in taking a play from page to stage with young people. Advice from professional theatre directors, including Richard Eyre and Indu Rubasingham is combined with practical games and exercises to help both experienced and first-time directors create a play with young actors.

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WORKSHOP Nov 29 - Feb 7 , Monday 4-6 p.m. No class December 27 Young
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Category: Continuing education

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On Stage

Covers basic theater vocabulary, puppetry and pantomime, sound effects, costumes, props, and makeup; includes several play scripts.

Author: Lisa Bany-Winters

Publisher: Chicago Review Press

ISBN: 1613740913

Category: JUVENILE NONFICTION

Page: 240

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Covers basic theater vocabulary, puppetry and pantomime, sound effects, costumes, props, and makeup; includes several play scripts.

Encore

More Winning Monologs for Young Actors : 63 More Honest-to-life Monologs for
Teenage Boys and Girls Peg Kehret. ORDER ... 95 by Eddie Lawrence A
workbook of monologs for actors Theatre Games for Young Performers # NN -
B188 $ 7 .

Author: Peg Kehret

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

ISBN: 9780916260545

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

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A collection of monologs for use in junior high and high school drama classes.

Resources in Education

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Teens Have Feelings Too

95 Young Actors # BK - B144 by Peg Kehret More honest - to - life monologs for
young actors Spotlight # BK - B176 $ 14 . ... 95 by Diana Howie True - to - life
monolog characterizations for student actors Theatre Games for Young
Performers ...

Author: Deborah Karczewski

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 123

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A hundred short monologs for teenage performers capture the problems and joys of the teenage years.

American Book Publishing Record

02 ' 8 More theatre games for young performers : improvisations and exercises
for developing acting skills / Suzi Zimmerman . 1st ed . Colorado Springs , Colo . :
Meriwether Pub . , 2004 . p . cm . Includes bibliographical references and index .

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