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Section meets in the Purdy Crawford Center for the Arts, 103, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00am.

This course involves projects in areas such as acting, directing, writing, and design. Written and/or visual materials support artistic outcomes as appropriate. [Note 1: Students may register for DRAM 4011 more than once, provided the subject matter differs.] (Format: Independent Study)
This course involves projects in areas such as acting, directing, writing, and design. Written and/or visual materials support artistic outcomes as appropriate. [Note 1: Students may register for DRAM 4011 more than once, provided the subject matter differs.] (Format: Independent Study)
This course involves projects in areas such as acting, directing, writing, and design. Written and/or visual materials support artistic outcomes as appropriate. [Note 1: Students may register for DRAM 4011 more than once, provided the subject matter differs.] (Format: Independent Study)
This course involves projects in areas such as acting, directing, writing, and design. Written and/or visual materials support artistic outcomes as appropriate. [Note 1: Students may register for DRAM 4011 more than once, provided the subject matter differs.] (Format: Independent Study)
This course either focuses on topics not covered by the current course offerings in a department or program or offers the opportunity to pilot a course that is being considered for inclusion in the regular program. [Note 1: Prerequisite set by Department/Program when the topic and level are announced. Note 2: When a Department or Program intends to offer a course under this designation, it must submit course information, normally at least three months in advance, to the Dean. Note 3: Students may register for DRAM 3991 more than once, provided the subject matter differs.] (Format: Variable) Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 to 3:50PM Purdy Crawford Centre 170.
This course introduces students to late twentieth and early twenty-first century theatre practice. It complements the investigation of contemporary postdramatic theatre and its methods with study of historical and cultural influences as well as seminal theories of performance that inform the work of selected theatre makers, performance artists, directors, scenographers, and actors. (Format: Lecture/ Workshop 3 hours) (Exclusion: DRAM 3991 Trends in Stage Performance; any version of DRAM 3201 previously offered with a different title) (Format: Lecture/ Workshop 3 Hours) Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 to 11:20AM Purdy Crawford Centre 103.
This course focuses on approaches to character creation and acting styles across diverse theatrical forms. It explores advanced acting techniques and principles as a way to approach non-realist dramatic literature and types of performance with a special emphasis on developing the students knowledge and understanding of style in performance. The course addresses the particular demands made on the performer by styles such as Greek tragedy, choral performance, Shakespearean (tragedy and comedy), comedy of character, comedy of manners, Commedia dellarte, farce, melodrama, Theatre of the Absurd, and physical theatre. (Format: Integrated Lecture and Workshop 3 Hours) Monday and Wednesday 3:00 to 4:20PM Purdy Crawford Centre 170.
This course allows students to develop competence in basic stagecraft, chiefly set construction, light and sound; in stage management, production management, technical direction, lighting and sound design; and in basic drafting and technical drawing.(Format: Lecture/Workshop 3 Hours) (Exclusion: Any version of DRAM 2161 previously offered with a different title) Tuesday and Thursday 11:30 to 12:50PM Purdy Crawford Centre 170.
This course introduces the theory and practice of acting, and develops competence in script analysis and performance with a view to creating a dramatic role on stage. Dramatic improvisations and character and scene studies complement the exploration of the themes, structures, rhythms and subtext embedded in dramatic texts in order to prepare students for performance. (Format: Lecture/Workshop 3 Hours) Monday and Wednesday 1:30 to 2:50PM Purdy Crawford Centre 170.