An introduction to the role of the director, with emphasis on script analysis and interpretation. Each student will direct a short piece of approximately ten minutes’ duration.
This popular paper, with a largely practical focus, will give you insight into the role of the theatre director. In addition to lively classroom exercises, each student will direct a short piece.
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,038.45|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,656.70|
- One of THEA 251, THEA 252, THEA 212, THEA 213
- THEA 311, THEA 312
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- Admission to THEA 352 in any year is limited. Students intending to enrol for this paper must contact Theatre Studies to complete an application form by 30 November 2017 and arrange an interview. Early applications are encouraged, but late applications may be considered.
- Students must apply for entry. Please see Theatre
Studies website for application forms and more information.
Those who wish to be considered should complete and submit an application (available from the department office) by 30 November 2016.
Enrolments for this paper are limited, and it requires departmental permission. View more information about limitations of enrolment.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts' website
- Teaching staff
- Paper Coordinator: Associate Professor Lisa Warrington
- Paper Structure
- Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for a copy of the most recent paper profile.
- Teaching Arrangements
- One 3-hour practical class and one 50-minute seminar per week
- The THEA 352 course reader can be purchased from the University print shop at the beginning of the semester.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning, Communication, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
- This paper provides a basic understanding of the role of the director, in both theory and practice. You will acquire or enhance skills in creative imagination and working with text, space and actors.