In this basic and general practical introduction to the work of the director, topics to be considered will include the director's analysis of text, research, working with actors, blocking, rehearsal procedures, and directorial style.
Designing, Creating, and Realizing
Students direct scenes from classical plays.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
|Examination and Assignments: |
Exercises and scenes to be rehearsed outside the class and presented in class. 2-3 short papers. Final project.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This class is a requirement for students who wish to direct for credit or with Theater Department sponsorship. Preference will be given to theater majors. Taking THEA 280 Script Analysis prior to THEA 281 is strongly recommended. Admission to studio, performance, project and tutorial courses in theater is at the discretion of individual instructors, who take into account estimated talent, experience and the need to form balanced and effective working ensembles.
|Instructor(s): Kordonskiy,Yuriy Times: .....F. 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: TST114; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 12
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|