Creating a Musical Project
OBJECTIVE: Students will write & perform an musical by adding modern songs to a traditional fairy tale story.
DESCRIPTION: By writing, preparing, and performing their own musical, student will apply musical theatre elements to the traditional structure of a story.
Lesson 1 Writing the Musical
Lesson 2 Choreographing the Musical
Lesson 3 Blocking the Musical
Lesson 4 Rehearsing the Musical
Lesson 5 Performing the Musical
Lesson 6 Evaluating the Performances
Each lesson can take as long as you, the teacher, want to give the students to prepare. For example, you can give the students 2 days to write the musical or 3 days to rehearse the musical. The time allotment is totally up to the teacher and the ability of the students.