An exploration of methods for interpreting, performing, and teaching Shakespeare. Emphasis on Stand Up for Shakespeare technique, the work of John Basil, John Barton, and the Lessac voice system. Students will develop exercises and lessons intended for K-12 students. Prereq: 2831 (383), or permission of instructor.
Principles, techniques and practices of advanced stage directing with an emphasis on text analysis, research and process. Prereq: 3111 (310). Not open to students with credit for 610.
Basic study and training in movement for actors, voice production, and whole body expressiveness. Prereq: 2811. Not open to students with credit for 2831, or 383 and 386.
An advanced voice studio exploring various topics including individual voice study, phonetics, vocal design, verbatim theatre, and others. Prereq: 2811 and 3831, or permission of instructor.
An advanced acting studio focused on various acting topics, techniques, and approaches. Topics may include Shakespeare, improvisation, period styles, and others. Prereq: 2811, and permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 382. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.