I would like to formally invite any sophomore or junior to audition for the 2019 One Act Competition Class. The goal of this class is to select, design, mount and perform a one-act play using both actors and technicians. This class will emphasize production work on a forty-minute play that will be entered into the … More One Act 2019 Auditions/Interviews
1st Trimester 2018 the theatre department had one Acting 1 class. You could hear them far and wide in the 700 wing, laughing, joking and generally shouting. This class of freshmen through seniors band together to create five amazing short films for their final exam. Here they are for your enjoyment! This first film had … More Acting 1 Final Films
As I put on yet another layer of black grease paint and eyeliner on my face, I tried to remember how I got here, to this moment. How a subtle and loosely constructed conversation at a coffee shop led to staring into the glowing hot incandescent light bulbs of a dressing room in a college … More The Road We Traveled by Betsy Baker
One of the most rewarding things I get to witness at a teacher is when my students take their class in their own hands and run in. As I think about it, I’m lucky enough to have this happen at least twice a year with success. Acting 2 and Theatre production Seminar both are lead … More “The Cave” One Act Class asks why we learn
What started as a late night musing from Ms. Figg-Franzoi’s imagination last spring, has evolved into a class creation based on Plato’s “Allegory of the Cave.” Last spring, Figg asked the One Act class if they would be willing to devise a play based on an idea she had. The 26 students readily agreed. Summer … More Our One Act is going to STATE!
Our Seminar Theatre class is looking for writing about life and water. Please help Water Writing Exercise Concept Statement: Every human emotion acts like the ever-changing ocean. Our anger acts as the crashing uncontrollable waves that rage war on each other. Our peace and happiness is the still ocean, and our deaths are the deepest … More Looking for Writing…
This is how I feel casting the One Act play each year. These are the top actors at Homestead High School….how do you choose!?!