Glenn Kauperti-vDC34HZ-X5.jpg

ABOUT

 Knotty Luxe Arts Foundation, founded by Pamela Mack, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. Through our Edutainment platform, we provide free performing arts-in-education programs that include but are not limited to Drama, Dance and Music for children ages 12 to 18.

Assessment

• Pre-and Post-Course Evaluation Surveys

• Oral and Written Quizzes

• Homework Assignments

• Class Participation

• Rehearsal Performance Prep

• Pre and Post Performances Evaluation Surveys

• Final Performance Presentation

​​​

Goals

• Use critical thinking skills, while collaborating with others

• Apply practical skills learned in class in a culminating activity on stage.

• Provide participants with the basic skills necessary to perform proficiently,

effectively and professionally in public

Objectives

• Introduce the history of dance, drama and music

• Use critical thinking skills and collaborate with others

• Apply practical skills learned in class in a culminating activity on stage

Introduce students to the art of live professional performance

Learning Outcomes 

Student musicians will be able to:

• Improve arts literacy by performing live before public audiences

• Communicate using cross-generational/regional “entertainment” language

• Use proper dynamics to ensure appropriate volume levels for songs

• Accompany vocalist with proper volume control, fills and chords

• Critique and self-evaluate performances and provide feedback to others

• Perform as “one” in an ensemble setting

• Demonstrate proper stage and show business etiquette