Technical Magnet

One of the most comprehensive theatre training programs available to high school students in the state of Texas! Technician Component (3-4 year program)

Year 1: (Freshman) Introduction to Technical Theatre Student learns tool safety, construction skills, basic painting techniques, basic lighting, costume, and sound. Student will participate in work calls and

Year 2: (Sophomore) Advanced Technical Theatre Concepts Student will continue to hone skills in painting, set construction, lights, costume, and sound as he or she begins to work towards a specialization in the one or two areas of technical theatre he or she enjoys the most. Basic design concepts will be introduced.

Year 3: (Junior) Technical Theatre Leadership Student will learn advanced design skills in the areas of theatre that interest him or her. He or she will also participate in work calls and shows as a crew head and begin developing portfolios to submit for design projects for the following year.

Year 4: (Senior) Theatrical Design and College Preparation Each student will be required to submit designs for the two large shows of the theatre season. All students will be a part of these design teams and participate in all major shows. Portfolios for college interviews will be finalized.