Take a scene from William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' and convert it into your own genre. My students love having the opportunity to ham it up, and this assignment offers plenty of opportunity to do so!
In this assignment, students will explore how genre affects the story, characters, and language of a scene.
Choose one of 6 scenes and make it your own.
- Assignment instructions
- Character motivation sheets to be filled out by each actor
- Staging explanation sheet
- Artist statement sheet