Set Design

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Essential Questions: 

•What are relationships between the Technical Theater and a particular production?
•How do you bring together analytic and intuitive abilities in the scene design project?
•How do you approach problem solving with originality?
•How do you use knowledge and principles in one discipline to solve problems in another?

Content: 

*Scene design elements
*Scenic elments as a part of a production
*Knowledge base of terminology and concepts
*Technical elements of a production

Skills and Processes: 

*Set construction
*Demonstrate painting techniques to acheive particular effects
*Construct props
*Respond critically to the design

* Costumes as design element
* Special effects
lighting
Sound as production element

Assessment: 

*Self elvaluation
*Peer elevation
*Teacher conference
*Production log

Resources: 

Internet access
Books
Vectorworks Cadd software
Trade publications
Videos and films

Multicultural Dimension: 

*Theater and its relationship to history, society, and culture.