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Stagecraft Technology Pathway (Production & Managerial Arts)


Prepare for a career in theatre as an actor, set designer, lighting designer, costume designer or theatre stage manager.


The Stagecraft Technology Pathway is a two-year program that prepares students for success at post-secondary institutions or entry into the wonderful world of theatre or entertainment.





TECHNICAL PRODUCTION FOR THEATRE                                                   (9, 10, 11, 12) ONE YEAR

Fulfills UC/CSU Requirements: YES – Subject Area – F                                

Prerequisite: None   


Course Description: 


This course will engage in hands-on opportunities to explore set design, lighting design, sound design, costume design, state management and construction as they relate to theatrical productions. Students will reflect on design elements found in school and outside productions with design analysis and critiques. Students will learn practical application and specialized skills by working on productions. Problem solving and leadership are stressed.  





STAGECRAFT AND PLAY PRODUCTION                                                        (10, 11, 12)             ONE YEAR

Fulfills UC/CSU Requirements: YES – Subject Area – F                               

Prerequisite: Technical Production for Theatre I & Advanced Theatre with a ‘C’ or higher.      

Course Description: 
This course is the more advanced version of the required Technical Production class. It will require a higher commitment from the student than required by its prerequisite, and may lead to internships and/or opportunities to take West LA  College courses for college credit.
Teacher:  TBA