Summer 2017 Undergraduate English Courses: Drama and Performance Studies
351:308 - Playwriting
Drama and Performance Studies
Prerequisite: 351:211 or 351:212 (Or permission of instructor)
Students study different playwriting genres throughout the course, and the course features thoughtful reading choices that reflect in-class discussions.Dynamic, visceral, exciting. This is what writing for the stage and live performance are all about.
In this class, students explore, character, setting, site-specific work, and the poetry of writing imaginatively and without fear for live presentation. Whether you're interested in theatre, dance, or music, this workshop is designed to creatively unleash your imagination and explore the unique challenges of thinking about and making live work.