Classical Studio Acting 2

School of Drama: Acting

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Classical Studio Acting 2

Spring 2019

Taught By: Scott Whitehurst

Section: A

CRN: 2577

Credits: 3

Placement of this course in the second year of Actor training exemplifies it's function of bridging theory and practice, and of bridging classical and contempory work. Through the thorough understanding understanding of prose and metered text together with the ability of using text, word, meter and rhythm to more fully creat and understand character provides the actor with in valuable craft and tools that will reinforce and strengthen any work asked of them. Through the study of Shakespeare and heightened or poetic text, the actor learnsthat feelings or thoughts are released at the moment of speech. They learn that thoughts driving through the text is an essential part of our preparation of modern work .

Students who wish to enroll in a graduate theater course at The New School for Drama must be accepted into the graduate theater program as a full-time student.

College: School of Drama (DR)

Department: Acting (TACT)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 20

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: 4:15pm 7/20/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 10:30am - 1:00pm

Building: Drama 151 Bank

Room: 207

Date Range: 1/28/2019 - 5/8/2019