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Ms. Patti Reeves Drama Department Head Caddo Magnet High School Shreveport, LA 71101.

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1 Ms. Patti Reeves Drama Department Head Caddo Magnet High School Shreveport, LA 71101

2 Welcome to Ms. Reeves’ Classroom Our motto: In the end, it can’t look like acting!

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4 How do we address the teacher? You may call me Ms. Reeves or You may call me Ms. Reeves or Ms. Patti Ms. Patti Never by my first name only, my years give me the right to proper address. Never by my first name only, my years give me the right to proper address.

5 Who is this teacher as a person? I have 30years teaching experience. I have 30years teaching experience. I have taught Drama I – V, Shakespearean Acting, Directing, English I, English III, English IV, Technical Theatre, World History, and American History. I have taught Drama I – V, Shakespearean Acting, Directing, English I, English III, English IV, Technical Theatre, World History, and American History. My favorite things are: reading; traveling; playing with my granddaughters, and hanging out with my dog. My favorite things are: reading; traveling; playing with my granddaughters, and hanging out with my dog. I have a passion for theatre and teens. I have a passion for theatre and teens.

6 I have an MLA What’s an MLA? What’s an MLA? A Master’s of Liberal Arts Degree A Master’s of Liberal Arts Degree Subject Area – Shakespearean Theatre Subject Area – Shakespearean Theatre Master’s Thesis Project – Romeo and Juliet Master’s Thesis Project – Romeo and Juliet I directed, produced and performed in the show, as well as making all the costumes. I directed, produced and performed in the show, as well as making all the costumes.

7 Romeo and Juliet

8 Who is this person as a performer? I often act in Community Theatre and recently the Bravo Award’s presented by Shreveport Little Theatre awarded me Best Supporting Actress for my work in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof portraying Big Mama. I also was nominated for my portrayal of Nat in The Rabbit Hole. I often act in Community Theatre and recently the Bravo Award’s presented by Shreveport Little Theatre awarded me Best Supporting Actress for my work in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof portraying Big Mama. I also was nominated for my portrayal of Nat in The Rabbit Hole.

9 SB Magazine SB Magazine also presented me with the Best Supporting Actress Award Best Supporting Actress Award For Big Mama in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

10 Other shows Arsenic and Old Lace

11 Romeo and Juliet

12 Bedroom Farce

13 Cemetery Club

14 Lend Me a Tenor

15 Music Man

16 My Family

17 I have a daughter, Joy, who is married to Jeff Rawls. I have a daughter, Joy, who is married to Jeff Rawls. Joy was valedictorian of her high school. Joy was valedictorian of her high school. Attended Centenary College on a full scholarship and graduated with honors. Attended Centenary College on a full scholarship and graduated with honors. Joy just retired from at Capital One because she had a baby. Joy just retired from at Capital One because she had a baby. She does community theatre as a hobby. She does community theatre as a hobby. She owns her own cupcake business. She owns her own cupcake business. Joy

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19 Jaclynn Elisabeth (Jacs)

20 Joshua My son, Josh, who is an actor, singer, dancer and musician, worked as a paid actor at The Canterbury Regional Theatre near Chicago. My son, Josh, who is an actor, singer, dancer and musician, worked as a paid actor at The Canterbury Regional Theatre near Chicago. He graduated from Magnet in 2006. He graduated from Magnet in 2006. He won Best Actor at Magnet for his portrayal of John Proctor in The Crucible. He won Best Actor at Magnet for his portrayal of John Proctor in The Crucible. He was nominated by SB Magazine for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Will Parker in Oklahoma which won for Best Musical for 2007-2008 He was nominated by SB Magazine for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Will Parker in Oklahoma which won for Best Musical for 2007-2008 He lives in California with his fiance, Catie and baby, Marley He lives in California with his fiance, Catie and baby, Marley

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22 Marley Raine

23 Hope My daughter, Hope, graduated from BPCC with her associates degree in theatre. My daughter, Hope, graduated from BPCC with her associates degree in theatre. She got the female lead her first semester in college in Dracula. This won the SB Magazine’s Best Drama of 2007-2008. She got the female lead her first semester in college in Dracula. This won the SB Magazine’s Best Drama of 2007-2008. She has 4 Best Actress awards. She has 4 Best Actress awards. In May she graduated from New York Conservatory of Dramatic Arts In May she graduated from New York Conservatory of Dramatic Arts From 1800 applicants a year this conservatory choses 180 students for the first year – only 80 get asked back for 2 nd year. From 1800 applicants a year this conservatory choses 180 students for the first year – only 80 get asked back for 2 nd year. She works as a bartender at a live music venue in Manhattan while she auditions pursuing her career She works as a bartender at a live music venue in Manhattan while she auditions pursuing her career

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25 John In 2003, John was a student of mine who came from a troubled background. In 2003, John was a student of mine who came from a troubled background. John played basketball and football with Josh and participated in drama with the rest of us. John played basketball and football with Josh and participated in drama with the rest of us. His junior year John came to live with us and we eventually adopted him. His junior year John came to live with us and we eventually adopted him. John graduated and attended LA. Tech. John graduated and attended LA. Tech. John works Baker Hughes Oil Company and he is the supervisor of a fracing team John works Baker Hughes Oil Company and he is the supervisor of a fracing team

26 John

27 Atticus Full Name – Atticus Finch Reeves Full Name – Atticus Finch Reeves He’s a Shih Tzu He’s a Shih Tzu He is four years old He is four years old He is my best friend. He is my best friend. He was given to me by one of my former students He was given to me by one of my former students He was named after the character from To Kill A Mockingbird. He was named after the character from To Kill A Mockingbird.

28 Atticus

29 The Grand Girls

30 What will we be doing this year? Drama I We will develop an overall understanding of the theatre process. We will develop an overall understanding of the theatre process. We will be learning performance skills We will be learning performance skills You will be performing monologues and scenes You will be performing monologues and scenes You will have an opportunity to audition for: Scene Day; Fall Mainstage; Fall One-Acts, Broadway Nights, Spring Mainstage; Spring One- Acts, and seniors will have the opportunity to perform at Inductions You will have an opportunity to audition for: Scene Day; Fall Mainstage; Fall One-Acts, Broadway Nights, Spring Mainstage; Spring One- Acts, and seniors will have the opportunity to perform at Inductions

31 Tell the story Tell the story Desire more than anything to be heard and understood Desire more than anything to be heard and understood Listen Listen Have fun (it’s called play for a reason) Have fun (it’s called play for a reason) Pre-Performance Circle Motto

32 Remember Our Class website is http://teacherweb.com/LA/CaddoMagnetHighSch ool/Reeves/ Our Class website is http://teacherweb.com/LA/CaddoMagnetHighSch ool/Reeves/ http://teacherweb.com/LA/CaddoMagnetHighSch ool/Reeves/ http://teacherweb.com/LA/CaddoMagnetHighSch ool/Reeves/ Our Drama Website is www.caddomagnetplayers.blogspot.com Our Drama Website is www.caddomagnetplayers.blogspot.com www.caddomagnetplayers.blogspot.com Like the Caddo Magnet Players on Facebook Like the Caddo Magnet Players on Facebook Check it out for all info about our drama department Check it out for all info about our drama department I truly believe in your potential, and I want YOU to believe in it, too! I truly believe in your potential, and I want YOU to believe in it, too! Have an awesome year! Have an awesome year! Ms. Patti Ms. Patti


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