This manual is three books in one: a textbook, an activity book and a personal journal. Filled with activities, illustrations, valuable information and practical help, it encourages students to become active participants in the creative process every day. Units include: Movement, Improvisation, the Play, the Stage, Voice and sections on auditioning, rehearsing, building characterizations, overcoming stage fright and discovering theatre's past. Plays and monologues to perform in class, competitions and chapels are also included. 8 1/2 x 11—120 pages, spiral bound.