Illustration in Performance

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Illustration in Performance

Spring 2018

Taught By: Matthew Thurber

Section: A

CRN: 6041

Credits: 3

In this course, students will explore the worldwide traditions of illustration and comics in performance: picture-recitation, cantastoria, kamishibai, and others. Projects will include narrated slideshows, narrated panoramic drawings, toy theater construction and performance, and shadow puppet theater. Through a series of exercises, students will develop the technical and narrative skills needed to combine handmade images with the human voice in a theatrical performance.

Open to: All university upper-level undergraduate degree students.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 12:57am 5/25/2018