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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DRA 205 - Acting Techniques II

Fundamental acting principles, characterization, physicality and interpretation employed in Acting Techniques I are applied to monologues, scenes and plays. Expanding on Stanislavski’s theories, students are introduced to techniques developed by Strasberg, Adler, Meisner, Spolin and others. Material from classic and contemporary plays are rehearsed and studied in terms of styles and historical perspectives. The course includes the effective use of the speaking voice on stage, and movement for actors.

Prerequisites & Notes
DRA 200 or permission of instructor.

(Cr: 3)