2017 Summer School Subject List
Dramaturgy (PRFM3611) - Applications Closed
|Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences |
Department: Performance Studies
Credit Points: 6
|Start Date: 10 Jan 2017 |
End Date: 27 Jan 2017
Status: Applications Closed
Applications Open: 04 Oct 2016
Applications Close: 07 Dec 2016
Census date: 18 Jan 2017
On-time withdrawals close: 18 Jan 2017
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No
What is a dramaturg? How do you read a play? Write a non-text based performance? Prepare a production of a classic play? This unit of study will investigate the various roles of the dramaturg, focusing on new play dramaturgy, background research for historical texts, translation and the role of the dramaturg as co-creator in non-text-based work. This unit will include practical exercises in analysing and workshopping a new Australian play or text for performance.
Preparation and seminar discussions (10%); 2250 word Production Dramaturgy (45%); 2250 word Script Analysis (45%).
Start Date: 10 Jan 2017 End Date: 27 Jan 2017
Lectures: Tue, Wed & Fri: 13:00 - 14:30 hrs
Tutorials: Tue, Wed & Fri: 14:30 - 17:30 hrs
Performance Studies AV Room,
Level 1, John Woolley Building
Reader will be available.