The award-winning Theatre Arts program of Plano ISD provides opportunities for students to develop their creative talents.
Classroom training and campus theatrical productions allow students to explore and create through the development of acting skills, physical movement, use of make-up, costuming, lighting, sound, set design and construction.
Theatre Arts I and II provides the student an overall appreciation of theatre as a performing art as well as an introduction to production skills. It will acquaint the student with the basics of acting and improvisation through voice, body, and sensory explorations. In addition, the course includes instruction in the fundamentals of play production, technical theatre, dramatic literature, and theatre history. The course will heighten each student's awareness and creativity and acquaint each student with theatre as a dynamic experience.
The McMillen Theatre Department is under the direction of: