|Course code CAPA3850||Units 10||Level 3000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts|
Extends the work of Acting 2 by introducing students to the training techniques of some of the key innovators of twentieth-century acting practice and to the theoretical principles which underpin their respective techniques.
Not available in 2014
|Previously offered in 2013, 2012|
|Objectives||1. To provide an enriched understanding of contemporary acting practice and the principles which continue to shape it.|
2. To introduce a physicalised approach to creative theatre and performance.
3. To provide the acting student with greater corporeal awareness and an enlarged gestural/expressive range.
4.To develop a deeper understanding of the actor-spectator relationship fundamental to theatre trends of the late twentieth-century.
5. To develop the actor's connection between body and mind and its extension into practice.
6. To develop the actor's creative instinct for play, impulse and collaboration.
|Content||The course will focus on improvisation skills in the development of characters, for application in a diverse range of performance situations.|
|Replacing Course(s)||DRAM3850 Acting 3|
|Transition||Students who have successfully completed DRAM3850 Acting 3, may not enrol into CAPA3850 Acting 3.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Successful completion of DRAM2710.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term