DramaMatters Afterschool is a drama education program for Clubs that encourages members ages 6 to 18 to engage in hands-on activities. Drama education builds self-confidence, sparks creativity and boosts academic achievement.
The DramaMatters Afterschool Program is a weekly program consisting of 60-minute sessions segmented for beginner, intermediate and advanced members.
Each session is adapted to fit the age of the participants. Sessions consist of a short warm-up; a main activity of games, script work or performance; and a 10-minute cool-down. The Lessons in Stagecraft Program includes many different ways for members to express themselves creatively, from costumes to set design or directing.