Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

10 Drama (Table B) 2 lessons per week for the whole year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Carmela Hughes.


HoD Approval

Year 10 is designed to develop skills in performance and creativity. This course is beginner friendly and is designed to cater to all skill levels. As part of the course, you'll do:


Inspired by a video game, you'll create your own play based in the world of the game - even designing the costumes.

Commedia dell'arte

A fun theatre-form that uses physical comedy, pranks, and slapstick to bring iconic characters to life. 

Drama Techniques

Perform a scene from a famous play - practicing new accents and learning how to play a character properly.

Class Production

The class will perform a short play to an invited audience of their whānau at the end of the year.

Class trip

Availability depending, the students can go on an optional trip to see a professional production.

See the links below for more photos or check us out on instagram @mags.drama


Year 10 (Table B) full-year options - 2 lessons per week for the whole year, Drama


11 Drama 1

Career Pathways

Actor, Author, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Film and Video Editor, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Journalist, Editor, Model, Real Estate Agent, Animator/Digital Artist, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Historian, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Artistic Director, Sound Technician, Dancer, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Make-up Artist, Radio Presenter, Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Nanny/Child Carer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*10DR1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $25