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Drama

EVHS Theater Arts

EV Theatre Arts is a high school level drama program committed to producing inclusive student-led theatre productions for the Evergreen Valley Community.

Programs offered through EV Theatre Arts:

Course Curriculum:

  • Drama One – Theatre Appreciation/Theatre History/Improvisation/Acting Skills
  • Advanced Drama (Drama 2 – 4) – Advanced Acting/Play Analysis/Shakespeare
  • End-of- Year Showcases for all Drama students

Extra Curricular Activities:

  • Student One-Act Shows – Written, directed, produced by and/or starring student artists.
  • International Thespian Society – Acting skills, technical training, and performance club and festivals
  • East Side Union District Theatre Festival- performances, skill-building, and participation

Annual Performances:   Three mainstage productions

Current 2019-2020 Season: Twelfth Night, This is a Test!, and Almost, Maine

Past shows include: 

2018-2019 Season: We Open Tomorrow Night!?!, Romeo and Juliet, and Starmites

2017-2018 Season: Noises Off, 30 in 60, and The Drowsy Chaperone

For more information about the drama program, please contact Melissa K. Shank, theatre arts director, at shankm@esuhsd.org