COPA

5217

CoPA-wide Radio Play Project

CoPA Cross-Disciplinary: Coll of Performing Arts

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Rhinoceros Radio Play

Spring 2021

Taught By: Isaac Butler and Awoye Timpo

Section: A

CRN: 9908

Credits: 2

In this course, students will create radio-play content developed from of Eugene Ionesco's 1959 masterpiece, RHINOCEROS, which was written in response to the rise of European fascism. The play explores themes of conformity, social responsibility, mass movements, mob mentality, philosophy and morality. Mannes and Jazz composers may participate and contribute musical or sound content. Before embarking on the creation of this radio play, students will study the play in the context of 20th Century political theatre. An additional 6 hours of rehearsal time per week will be required of each participant.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Coll of Performing Arts (COPA)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Max Enrollment: 4

Add/Drop Deadline: January 24, 2021 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 22, 2021 (Thursday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:56am 5/15/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:15pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 1/19/2021 - 4/5/2021