How to study and write for Theater

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How to Ace a Theatre History Exam
Get the mind map for acing your essay exam in Theatre History!
http://www.tru.ca/disciplines/eng309/theatre/acetheatre.htm
Be an Armchair Critic!
10 steps to analyze films!
http://www.uh.edu/academics/de/frieden/germanfilmarmchair.html
Sequence Analysis Worksheet
Sequence Analysis Worksheet includes narrative, composition, photography, editing, sound, audience address and additional observations.
http://courses.washington.edu/ger370/sceneanalysis.htm
Film Appreciation Vocabulary
15 weeks of vocabulary for your film class. Get a head start with these definitions.
http://facstaff.gpc.edu/~cgegen/glossary.htm
Coming up with a paper topic
6 basic approaches to choose from when writing about film.
http://courses.washington.edu/ger370/filmguide.htm#papertopic
Guidelines for Writing Critiques for Theatre Perfomances
Avoid pitfalls for beginning writers. What are the 3 questions that good writing will answer? Find it here as well as what to do when preparing theatre presentations.
http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wweb/dance/theatreguide.html
What is Drama and what do you write about it?
How to write about drama, from productions to performance to response papers.
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/drama/
Writing about Film
Annotating short sequences and thinking beyond the frame!
http://www.dartmouth.edu/%7Ewriting/materials/student/humanities/film.shtml
Prewriting Questions for Book. Movie, or Play Reviews
Getting started writing is the hardest part. Here is a list of questions for you to ask to jump start your writing these reports!
http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/bookrevpre.html
Guidelines for Viewing Dance and Writing Critiques
Get the dance critique checklist here plus the list of dance critique pet peeves.
http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wweb/dance/danceguide.html
Writing about Theater
Includes asking questions about performances from acting and directing, environment and design to meaning and structure.
http://rwc.hunter.cuny.edu/reading-writing/on-line/perform.html
Play Reviews
Includes what to do before you attend the production as well as attending the play!
http://www.wisc.edu/writing/Handbook/PlayReview.html