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Arts Toolkit

Arts Toolkit: Drama

Drama Special Features

Explore the world of the theater through features and links for students and teachers. Check back from time to time to see what's new.

Kentuckians in Theater
Kentucky theater professionals explain what they do and why. Use this feature with students to identify skills and training requirements and to inspire interest in drama, drama education, technical theater, and arts administration.


Tour of the Theater
A photographic tour onstage, backstage, and in the house—plus an interactive quiz


Will Power
What's so great about Shakespeare? Find out how actors who performed in the Toolkit scenes from Shakespeare would answer that question and get ideas for using Shakespeare in the classroom and seeing Shakespeare plays live.

circus story

Liz’s Circus Story
A behind-the-scenes look at KET’s production of the play by Liz Bussey Fentress, plus ideas for classroom use

Primary Glossary
Check out the Drama Glossary in the toolkit for PDFs of the Primary Glossary. Use these to build a vocabulary word wall in your classroom.

This Day in the Arts
Find out what happened any day of the year in all the art forms.

Multi-Arts Tools
Be sure to visit this section for more tools for arts-based education, including ideas for some Fabulous Field Trips.

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