The Challenges of Teaching Drama

The Challenges of Teaching Drama

The Art of Teaching Drama Teaching drama is a highly rewarding yet challenging endeavor that requires a unique set of skills and a deep understanding of both pedagogy and the art form itself. While drama education offers numerous benefits to students, it is essential...
The Shocking Side-Effects of Improv Training

The Shocking Side-Effects of Improv Training

Benefits of Improv Training There are shocking benefits to taking an improvisation class. In a world that demands adaptability, creative thinking, and effective communication, few things offer as comprehensive a training ground as improvisation, or improv. While...
The Power of Performing Arts

The Power of Performing Arts

Why take a drama class? Learn improvisation skills? Audition for community theatre? Most people are terrified of speaking in front of an audience. Those who push past their trepidation and step onto a stage will be bit by the “acting bug”. This acting bug will keep...
Where did Drama start?

Where did Drama start?

The origin of dramatic arts is deeply rooted in human expression, storytelling, and the exploration of the human experience. It was the ancient Greeks, Chinese and English who made dramatic arts what it is today. The Greeks used dramatic performances as a part of...
What in the World is Dramatic Arts?

What in the World is Dramatic Arts?

The number one question asked on Google about drama is “What is dramatic arts?” Most people have no idea what drama is about. Let’s solve this mystery right now… The dramatic arts are a form of narrative performed on a stage in front of an audience.  Drama is often...