Does anyone have more suggestions for combining art and drama?
San Leandro High School
San Leandro CA
At 12:54 PM 2/7/97 +0000, you wrote:
>A couple of suggestions:
>1. Have a choice of reproductions of famous paintings....divide students
>into groups. Give a reproduction to each group which then acts out the
>painting. The other students try to guess what is going on and if possible
>what painting they are representing. Depending on time and availability of
>materials, costumes can be improvised for the scene as well. I've done this
>in a workshop and its been great fun!
>2. For younger children: from a deck of color cards, have each child
>choose a card without showing it to the other students. Each child then
>acts out his color....for example, how would you communicate the color
>yellow? How does it make you feel? How would you get this across to others
>without using words.....The other students must then try to guess what color
>the student is acting out.