Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

DR 2220
The Theatrical Event - Level 4
History of theatre from a historiographical perspective. Comparative study of major concepts, trends and practitioners that have defined the nature of theatre through the ages. Development of theatre spaces. Evolution of techniques. Emergence of the various theatre professionals. Relationship of theatre to its social-cultural and political contexts. Introduction to historical analysis of theatre. Evaluation of first and secondary sources.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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