Exercise CHOIR: Improvisation Coordination

Master Class: Use of theatre workshops in French classes

October 26-27, 2018 at University of Chicago


In this Master Class, teachers acquire bases and technics to lead a theatre workshop in French.


  • Theatre basics: Body, Space, Voice, Confidence and Listening, Acting, Staging.

  • Workshop on play analysis: How can we transform a text into a staging?

  • Creation of theatrical workshops in a classroom: How to set up theatrical workshops with students? How to make them work on characters’ profiles? How to direct a short play? Teachers will learn to change their posture and become “artistic directors”.