Über den Autor
Victor V. Bobetsky is the Director of the Teacher Education Program in Music and associate professor of music education at Hunter College of the City University of New York. Dr. Bobetsky began his career in music education as a middle school choral director in Brooklyn, New York, where he worked with colleagues in other subject areas to produce the annual spring musical. His choral arrangements for middle school voices are published by Boosey and Hawkes, Cambiata Press, GIA Publications, and Musica Russica.
Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Select Your Show Chapter 3 Create a Unit of Study Chapter 4 Arrange the Music for Middle School Voices Chapter 5 Auditioning and Casting Procedures Chapter 6 Involve Your Performing Groups Chapter 7 Organization, Scheduling, and Your Master Plan Chapter 8 Acting, Stage and Tech Crew, and Choreography Chapter 9 Scenery, Set Design and Construction, Costumes, Makeup, and Lighting Chapter 10 Student, Parent, and Schoolwide Involvement, Fundraising, Publicity, and Promotion Chapter 11 Create an Original Musical Chapter 12 Assess the Unit of Study
As the first musical theater book especially for middle school productions, The Magic of Middle School Musical provides a step-by-step guide for success. Bobetsky approaches planning and producing musicals in the context of a curricular unit of study and includes strategies for assessing student learning.