ST-StageTricksters:Renss-Today

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Theater

Course Number: 
397V
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This dramturgy course counts toward the Dramaturgy elective & focuses on Renaissance stage character types including Don Juan the seducer, Marta the hypocrite, and Juana the vengeful woman-in-disguise, with emphasis on comedies of "Golden Age" Spain, as well as plays by writers such as Moliere, George Bernard Sharw, Bertolt Brecht, Sam Shepard, Tony Kushner, Anna Deavere Smith, and Suzan-Lori Parks among others. We will read 12-15 plays and undertake other varieties of dramaturgy projects.
Comments: 

Open to Theater majors only. Pre Req: THEATER 120

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
24544

Course Sections

ST-StageTricksters:Renss-Today
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0

Harley Erdman

TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM