Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

DR 4521
The Classical Tradition In Contemporary Contexts - Level 6
Practical and analytical study of Classical theatre tradition in contemporary performance practice. Issues of adaptation across socio-cultural milieu, aesthetics and language. Explorations of the conventions and methods of Ancient and Early Modern European plays, and the applications of these or 21st Century performance. Issues of appropriation. Analysis of recent performance adaptations of classics.
Prerequisites: EN 3742 OR SP 2300 DR 2220 DR 3246 WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
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