Characterisation Techniques - St Roch's Secondary School

Characterisation Techniques - St Roch's Secondary School

Characterisation Techniques Vocabulary (Use it or lose it) A Definition Characterisation is the process of developing a role into a character. When creating a character, thought should be given to developing appropriate and distinctive language, voice and movement characteristics.

Theatre arts Costume, Make-up and Props can be utilised to present a character. Techniques to investigate and develop character include:- Role-play A means of exploring attitudes and beliefs Improvisation

Exploring how a character would act and react in a variety of situations Character Card Detailed information about a character

Writing-in-role Writing a diary/letter etc from perspective of character. Hot Seating Questioning a character in role

Thought Tracking The character speaks their thoughts out loud. Thought Tunnel You cant go back You

fool. Wait till the others find out. Youve done it now Characters walk past

other characters who comment on their What will you do situation. now? Voices in the head How

could you be so stupid? You will never be a winner Shes just like her mother.

Recall of words said by others about a character or situation. Status A characters importance relative to others. Characters are interesting when their status is

threatened or altered. Stereotype An exaggerated portrayal of a type of person. Other considerations.. The characters relationships with others in the drama.

The social, economic and cultural background of the character. Characters/Roles Roles

Thief Murderer Son/Brother Landlady Boxer Manic Depressive Tycoon Young Wizard

Characters Aladdin Sweeney Todd Bart Simpson Kat Moon Rocky Balboa Stacey Slater Montgomery Burns Harry Potter

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