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Director's Corner with Jon Jory: Sticking to the Story

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Master playwright and director Jon Jory shares a cautionary tale for theater directors in this monthly series from Stage Partners: Your source for new plays for school theater, student theater, and more!

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Maria's Lesson Plans: Tips for the First Rehearsal

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No matter if you’ve been doing this for years or if you are the brand new drama teacher, the first day of rehearsal is a big one. If you do your homework, it will be apparent and your actors, design team and admin will have all the more confidence in you and in the process.

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Director's Corner with Jon Jory: Making Auditions Awesome Instead of Arduous

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Master playwright and director Jon Jory shares his tips for student actor auditions in this monthly series from Stage Partners: Your source for new plays for school theater, student theater, and more!

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Director's Corner with Jon Jory: A Few Suspect Notes on Directing

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Master playwright Jon Jory shares his insights on directing plays for young audiences and working with student actors in this monthly series from Stage Partners: Your source for new plays for school theater, student theater, and more!

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How Theatre Teachers (You!) Can Effect Change

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Take this opportunity as an arts educator to draw your students in and use this ancient theater art to instill empathy, to encourage listening, and to arm these young people with tactics to sort through conflict peacefully. How do we offer guidance when there is no time in a school day? Here are a few ideas for ways to make room for these little changes in your class room.

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