From Paper to Stage III: The Costumer's Quest (10-14)

This is the third course in the From Paper to Stage series. In this class, students will learn the difference between a costume designer and a costumer while analyzing costume pieces, learning about fashion staples and fashion history.
Mrs. O
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60 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 6 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

Students will develop their understand of the following:

-The role of the costumer
-The differences between a costume designer and a costumer
-Fashion staples throughout history
-Period clothing (Roman, Medieval, Renaissance, Georgian, Regency, Victorian, 1900s-1940s)
-Fashion trends
-Costume visions and how to use them 
-Vocabulary relevant to costuming and fashion
I've been studying drama for 15 years, including completing a Bachelor of Arts, Majoring in Theatre Studies from York University in Toronto, Canada. I've been teaching drama and working with drama students for 5+ years. I've also built sets and performed in several productions including Into the Woods, a Midsummer Night's Dream and several original devised theatre productions. I've also worked as a dramaturg helping playwrights develop their scripts for stage and podcast productions. 
Students will be assigned individual and group tasks to complete in class, however, they may need extra time to work on them at home. The amount of time each student will spend on the tasks will vary dependent on their own schedule. 
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Learners will be supplied with handouts as needed before each class. Students will not need additional materials for our activities. They are encouraged to bring something to take notes if they wish.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Students will be assess through in-class discussions and explanations of their completed assignments.
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


Mrs. O
Lives in Canada
B.A. Theatre Studies, History and Intermediate/Senior Education, Fully Licensed Ontario Teacher, Writer and Gamer
146 total reviews
270 completed classes

About Me

Hello! My name is Mrs. O and I'm very excited to meet you.

I am an Ontario Certified Teacher from Canada. I teach a wide range of courses including Dramatic Arts, Creative Writing, History, Social Studies and Gaming courses among others. I'm also... 
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