Theatre & Drama | Studies in Directing II: Classics
T543 | 4535 | Jensen
The course addresses he techniques and problems of directing classical
scripts, especially those of the Elizabethan and Jacobean periods.
The major project is directing scenes from one play by Shakespeare, 45
minutes to an hour in length. Related to this are an analysis, a
promptbook, annotated bibliography, and several oral reports.
There are three shorter directing exercises: larger than life
presentation; comedy; sustaining the long speech.