RCHUMS 281 - Introduction to Comedy and Tragedy
Section: 001
Term: WN 2008
Subject: RC Humanities (RCHUMS)
Department: LSA Residential College
Requirements & Distribution:
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in RCHUMS 280.
Waitlist Capacity:
May not be repeated for credit.
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An intensive introduction on how to read a play and interpret it for live stage production. Students will engage the viewpoints of director, actor, and dramaturge (literary/historical specialist) in practical exercises and prepared scenes. Work will begin with Edward Albee’s The American Dream and the Midterm will focus on Richard Nelson’s collection of scenes Roots in Water. The second half of the semester will concentrate on Caryl Churchill’s Cloud Nine. Theoretical readings and written exercises will complement these Midterm and End-of-Term studio productions which will be acted and directed by the members of the course under the direct supervision of the instructor.

RCHUMS 281 - Introduction to Comedy and Tragedy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
10RC Ugrd
MW 1:00PM - 3:00PM
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