THTREMUS 241 - Directing I
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Theatre and Drama (THTREMUS)
Department: Music: Theatre and Drama
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Consent of instructor.
May not be repeated for credit.
Undergrad and Grad
Meet Together Classes:
Primary Instructor:

Directing I covers the history of directors from Sax-Meiningen to Meyerhold & Brook, as well as the function and responsibilities of a director. Directing II covers principles of stage direction including the use of levels, rhythm, pace, and tempo in a play, as well as working with actors.

THTREMUS 241 - Directing I
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
TuTh 12:30PM - 2:30PM
Note: Directing, D&P and BTA majors only
002 (REC)
TuTh 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Note: D&P, Interarts and BTA majors
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ISBN: 9780240810492
Script analysis for actors, directors, and designers, Author: James Thomas., Publisher: Focal Press/Elsevier 4th ed. 2009
ISBN: 0809311100
Backwards and forwards : a technical manual for reading plays, Author: David Ball., Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press Second edi 1983
ISBN: 0896760820
A sense of direction : some observations on the art of directing, Author: William Ball., Publisher: Drama Publishers, an imprint of Quite Specific Media Group Ltd 1st ed. 1995
ISBN: 9780060928759
The plays of Anton Chekhov, Author: a new translation by Paul Schmidt., Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics 1st Harper 1998
ISBN: 9780822221548
Rabbit hole, Author: David Lindsay-Abaire., Publisher: Dramatists Play Service 2006
ISBN: 0573660190
Mauritius, Author: by Theresa Rebeck., Publisher: Samuel French 2008
ISBN: 9781904271338
Hamlet, Author: [William Shakespeare] ; edited by Ann Thompson and Neil Taylor., Publisher: Thomson Learning [Nachdr.]. 2006
ISBN: 9780415238328
A director prepares : seven essays on art and theatre, Author: Bogart, Anne, Publisher: Routledge 2010
ISBN: 0713685581
Three uses of the knife : on the nature and purpose of drama, Author: Mamet, David, 1947-, Publisher: Bloomsbuty Methuen Drama 2016
ISBN: 1575252414
Tips ideas for directors, Author: by Jon Jory, Publisher: Smith & Kraus 1. ed. 2002
ISBN: 9788792632463
Aristotle on poetics, Author: Aristotle,
ISBN: 041540438X
The director's craft : a handbook for the theatre, Publisher: Routledge 2010
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