COPA

5716

Music Theater Lab 4: Scene into Song

CoPA Cross-Disciplinary: Coll of Performing Arts

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Music Theater Lab 4

Spring 2020

Taught By: Kevin Newbury and Leslie Stifelman

Section: A

CRN: 7670

Credits: 3

"Guided by expert faculty and guest artists renowned for their work on Broadway, non-profit theater, opera, film and television, the Musical Theater Performance Lab 4: Scene Into Song is a collaborative theatrical work space for the study of American Musical Theater. Students will focus on story telling devices unique to the genre, including how composers, lyricists and stage directors accomplish dialogue and musical transitions to arrive at songs during moments of heightened emotion. The scene into song convention contains the dramatic underpinnings and nuance that is the cornerstone of the American Musical. The class will also focus on how these transitions are made at key points in the dramatic arc of a musicals story telling e.g., the I Want Song, the Eleven O’Clock Number etc. Prerequisite: Registration is with permission by instructor only."

College: Mannes School of Music (MC)

Department: Coll of Performing Arts (COPA)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 3, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 12, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*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: 7:12pm 11/22/2019 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday, Friday

Times: 12:00pm - 1:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/22/2020 - 5/8/2020

Music Theater Lab 4

Fall 2019

Taught By: Kevin Newbury and Leslie Stifelman

Section: A

CRN: 7725

Credits: 3

"Guided by expert faculty and guest artists renowned for their work on Broadway, non-profit theater, opera, film and television, the Musical Theater Performance Lab 4: Scene Into Song is a collaborative theatrical work space for the study of American Musical Theater. Students will focus on story telling devices unique to the genre, including how composers, lyricists and stage directors accomplish dialogue and musical transitions to arrive at songs during moments of heightened emotion. The scene into song convention contains the dramatic underpinnings and nuance that is the cornerstone of the American Musical. The class will also focus on how these transitions are made at key points in the dramatic arc of a musicals story telling e.g., the I Want Song, the Eleven O’Clock Number etc. Prerequisite: Registration is with permission by instructor only."

College: Mannes School of Music (MC)

Department: Coll of Performing Arts (COPA)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2019 (Sunday)

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: 7:11pm 11/22/2019 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday, Friday

Times: 12:00pm - 1:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 450

Date Range: 8/28/2019 - 12/13/2019