TH2711 - Live Performance Writing
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Creative Arts (pre 2015)
This subject introduces the student to the specifics of writing for the stage as a
creative art and to the language of theatre. It provides students with an understanding
of performance writing. Students will participate in a series of writing exercises
that will lead to the creation of a monologue and/or two hander. Students will also
work with selected texts and have their work read by actors.
- develop the basic skills of writing for theatre;
- experience applying the techniques learned towards the realisation of a performance
- explore the dimensions of stage craft and theatricalisation.
||12CP OF LEVEL 1 SUBJECTS
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Assoc. Professor Glenn Porter
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- 10 hours tutorials
- 5 hours - Individual skype consultations
||tutorial attendance and participation (10%); drafting process (10%), performance text (30%) (40%); essays (20%); writing tasks (30%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest