在大发体育在线的, students learn the fundamentals of performance through acting, 唱歌, 和跳舞, apply that knowledge to mainstage productions, including plays and musicals that range in genre from classic to contemporary.
In all of our productions, students have the opportunity to hold leadership positions in stage management and technical theatre, in addition to leading their peers as vocal and dance captains.
The theatre arts discipline builds camaraderie, 信心, 专业, problem-solving skills, in addition to creating connections between the students’ understanding of the theatrical work and the real world.
每年冬天和春天, student productions are performed for the Walker’s and local communities on our black box and proscenium stages. Past productions include 我们的小镇, 芝加哥: High School Edition, 头发定型剂. Walker’s Drama Club members engage in improvisational theater and each fall they produce a short, student-directed production for the school community.
每年, Walker’s theater program takes students behind the scenes and into the audience of Broadway shows for an authentic experience in the world’s theatrical mecca as well as to other professional theatres in the state. 学生 engage in workshops with Broadway stars, including Brian O’Brien of 芝加哥, post-show talkbacks with cast members of the 20th Anniversary Tour of 租金, including Cody Jenkins and Kelsee Sweigard.