The creation and performance of a piece of theatre.
In class you will investigate and rehearse the script of a play in a practical context, and the paper will culminate in a season of public performances of that play.
|Paper title||Creating Theatre|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2018, expected to be offered in 2019|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,038.45|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,656.70|
- THEA 211 and a further 18 200-level THEA points
- THEA 321
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Programme Co-ordinator.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts' website
- Teaching staff
- Convenor: Ms Hilary Halba
- Paper Structure
- A combination of practical workshops, lectures and rehearsals
Students will create a public performance at the end of the paper, so extra rehearsal hours will be required outside of class time.
- Teaching Arrangements
- Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for a copy of the most recent paper profile.
- Readings for this paper will be drawn from a variety of textbooks. Your lecturer will give you a list of required readings at the commencement of the paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Information
literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to
- Analyse a play text with a view to performance
- Utilise text analysis in performance
- Identify and solve problems in the rehearsal and production of a play
- Analyse ways in which a theatre-maker contributes to a theatrical ensemble effectively