THTR 412. Shakespeare in Performance

This course is designed to explore the techniques and historical approaches to performing and producing Shakespeare's plays on stage and in the cinema. The goal is to help the student understand the practical and aesthetic differences between reading a Shakespeare play and doing one. Acting and design elements are discussed and demonstrated through in-class viewings of filmed and live performances, and possible field trips to view Shakespeare productions. Can be taken as Honors course.

Offered: On Occasion
Credits: 3