Theater

Come inside to discover "History," fun "Job Play" activities, the "Work Zone," and watch "Real People" at work. 

Interviews are from members of the Disney’s Beauty and the Beast U.S. National Tour (2002) and the Peace Center for Performing Arts in Greenville, S.C.

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Actor | Kids Work!
Actor | Kids Work!

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What is an Actor? The actor portrays a character emotionally and physically by using his or her voice, facial expressions and body movements. Under the advisement of the director, the actor reads the...
Box Office Manager |  Kids Work!
Box Office Manager | Kids Work!

Interactive

The Box Office Manager manages the office that books and sells tickets for the theater. Students will play the role of a box office manager and understand the duties and responsibilities of one who...
Box Office Manager | Kids Work!
Box Office Manager | Kids Work!

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What is a Box Office Manager? The box office manager supervises the office that books and sells the tickets to the theater. In addition to supervising ticket booth operators, the manager is...
Inside a Proscenium Theater | Kids Work!
Inside a Proscenium Theater | Kids Work!

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Students will connect schoolwork with real work as they explore a virtual representation of a theater with specific work areas labeled and defined. The diagram is a proscenium theater, a traditional...
Kids Work! - Teacher Resources
Kids Work! - Teacher Resources

Document

Kids Work! is a virtual community of workplaces designed to give students an interactive job exploration experience that connects school work to real work. South Carolina Standards Sub-series...
Lighting Designer  | Kids Work!
Lighting Designer | Kids Work!

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The Lighting Designer creates the stage lighting for the performance. Students will play the role of a lighting designer to understand that the lighting designer creates stage lighting for...
Lighting Designer  | Kids Work!
Lighting Designer | Kids Work!

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What is a Lighting Designer? The lighting designer arranges the stage lighting that illuminates the actors and creates the mood for a scene. An understanding of how light travels, reflects and absorbs...
Makeup Artist | Kids Work!
Makeup Artist | Kids Work!

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What is a Makeup Artist? The Makeup Artist applies makeup, hair and wigs to the performers that appear on stage. Understanding how to mix colors and different types of makeup are essential to altering...
Makeup Artist: Prosthetics | Kids Work!
Makeup Artist: Prosthetics | Kids Work!

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The makeup and prosthetics supervisor, Kathy Waszkelewicz, from the Disney's Beauty and the Beast U.S. National Tour shares some of the prosthetics used in the show.