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Theater of Anton Chekhov: Research, Analysis, and Performance
THEA 214
Fall 2017 not offered
Crosslisting: COL 215, REES 279, RUSS 279, RULE 279

This course will take a journey into the theatrical world of one of the most famous playwrights of all times, Anton Chekhov. Students will read, research, analyze, and perform scenes from all of Chekhov's plays including dramas, comedies, and vaudevilles. Videos of the world's best performances and movies adapted from his dramas will illustrate different artistic approaches to well-known texts. The course will also examine in detail the historical and cultural context of Chekhov's writing, as well as issues of translation and adaptation of his plays for the contemporary theater.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA THEA
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on OCT-18-2017
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