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Speech and Theater

Contact Linda Finimore  Linda Finimore (318) 549-5109 Fine Arts / Drama / International Thespian Society / Jr. Class
Contact Karyn Lipsey  Karyn Lipsey (318) 549-7290 English / Drama
Contact K McCartney  K McCartney (318) 549-7228 Debate Teacher

Debate - 1 credit

This course expands experiences in Speech I with an emphasis on debate. Co-curricular activities may be included as part of academic requirements in this performance class. (Prerequisite: Speech I or consent of instructor)

Speech I - 1 credit

This course emphasizes the fundamentals of public speaking: demonstration speech, high/low graph speech, bag speech, visual aid speech, group discussion and television-radio commercials. (Prerequisite: None)

Theatre I (formerly Speech II, Drama) - 1 credit

This course expands experiences in Speech I with an emphasis on drama. Co-curricular activities may be included as part of academic requirements in this performance class.

Advanced Theatre (formerly Speech III and IV Drama) - 1 credit

This course expands experiences in Theatre I, with emphasis on advanced techniques associated with drama and/or play production. Co-curricular activities may be included as part of academic requirements in this performance class. (Prerequisite: Theatre I or consent of instructor)