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    • C k The B.fl.C. offers the heaviest music program of any school in the state, large or small. Under the capable leader-ship of "Pa" Manning, the chorus has presented "The Pink Lady", a light comic opera; "Carmen", a grand opera; the "Messiah", and...
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    • Abstract This study explored academic theatre competition and the philosophies of secondary teachers who participate in them. Alfie Kohn’s definitive critique of competition served as the initial framework juxtaposed against the prevalent use of...
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    • ! 1! Chapter 1 Introduction Context of the Problem Alfie Kohn’s book, No Contest: The Case against Competition, has served as the definitive critique against competition in education. Kohn posits that competition is the reason schools are in...
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    • ! 2! a focus on “selecting pieces to win and not for the good of theatre” (Criman. 2015). The Utah Shakespeare Festival (USF) and Southern Utah University have sponsored a Shakespeare Competition since 1977 that hosts over 2,800 students annually...
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    • ! 3! these events as effective educational tools. Purpose Statement The purpose of this study is to identify and evaluate the philosophies and practices of effective teachers in developing positive learning cultures while preparing for and...
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    • ! 4! 9-Do teachers perceive that their students have a positive experience at a theatre competition? 10- What are the negative behaviors associated with competition in a theatre setting? 11-What are the positive behaviors associated with...
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    • ! 5! Competition. Academic events where schools compete with other schools while being measured by established performance standards. Duo/Trio Scenes. A scene performed by two or three individuals. English Speaker’s Union Shakespeare Competition....
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    • ! 6! Chapter 2 Literature Review Secondary theatre teachers participate in theatre festivals and competitions annually. These contests can be positive and negative experiences depending on the student, teacher, performance and perception. In...
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    • ! 7! theatre pieces for these events. They include strategies in casting, selecting scripts and coaching actors (Southern Theatre, 2003). These contests provide actors, directors, designers and playwrights numerous opportunities. As an example of...
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    • Supply, met regarding the possibility of bringing natural g a s to Cedar City. The line is now a t Fountain Green, a n d they propose taking the line to S t . George. The heavy screen wire to be installed on the Jail windows will be r e t u r n e d...
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    • City Manager Anderson reported on the properties that may be available for an additional 9 holes for the Golf Course. Nov. 17, 1 9 6 6 . . . A letter was read from Governor Rampton about home fallout protection. Survey will be conducted to...
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    • 37 Table 5 Travel Activities (N=973) Activities Yes No Frequency Percentage Frequency Percentage Visit a museum 889 91.37 84 8.63 Visit to historical buildings or heritage attractions 943 96.92 30 3.08 Shopping 837 86.02 136 13.98 Gambling 91 9.35...
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    • ! 23! Chapter 3 Methodology Statement of Purpose The purpose of this study is to identify the philosophies and practices of teachers in developing positive learning cultures while preparing and participating in secondary theatre competitions. The...
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    • ! 25! consistent ratings. The researcher’s goal was to find teachers who participated in the competition “win, lose or draw” who appeared to make attendance at the event part of their student’s educational experience. Excel data collection from the...
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    • ! 27! Chapter 4 Results To identify the effective practices of teachers in developing positive learning opportunities within a competitive environment it was necessary to learn about the teachers’ perceptions of theatre competition, the perceived...
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    • HEGEMONIC MASCULINITY 10 appears to be treated as a minor transgression, because of the low status of the young women (p. 1). It is difficult to overcome that type of social conditioning that has been going on for centuries. Women have been...
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    • ! 28! The ten teachers who answered “Other” indicated that they participated in other competitions that include Shakespeare Showdown, Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre Competition and the American High School Theatre Festival in...
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    • ! 29! The Necessity of Competition in a Theatre Festival There were many questions included in the survey that asked for the teachers’ perception of the necessity of competition. Fifty-six percent of the teachers felt that competition is a...
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    • I called May Hunter to tell her we will be using her gold and black chairs for the event. She is sending me a confirmation email for the linens, tables and chairs. I ordered the 100 matchbooks from Amazon.com and am going to Staples to pick up the...

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