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THEATRE ARTS DEPARTMENT

The Theatre Department at the Savannah Arts Academy offers a comprehensive theatre education. Its mission is to foster talent and develop creativity through professional training and a wide variety of courses including: Fundamentals of Drama, Acting I & II, Technical Theatre I & II, Acting II, Theatre History, Musical Theatre I & II, Technical Theatre III, a design course and Advanced Drama, a performance group. Students have the opportunity to practice the skills learned in the classroom through after school productions, competitions and festivals.

Each year students have the opportunity to attend theatre conferences such as the Georgia State Thespian Conference and the Southeastern Theatre Conference and to interact with a variety of guest artists in the fields of acting, directing, playwriting, storytelling, stage management, lighting, sound, costume and make-up.