Course Number: 619/620
Full Year; 10 Units
UC/CSU Approved: Visual & Performing Arts “F” requirement. Satisfies one year of VAPA graduation requirement.
This course is designed for students with significant experience in theatre, and promotes depth of engagement and lifelong appreciation for theatre through a broad spectrum of teacher-assigned and self-directed study and performance. Students regularly reflect on aesthetics and issues related to and addressed through theatre. Students will assemble a portfolio that showcases a significant body of work representing personal vision and artistic growth over time; mastery of theatre skills and techniques in one or more areas; and evidence of significant oral and written analytical and problem-solving skills based on their structural, historical, and cultural knowledge.
Students may be given the opportunity to audition for this class if deemed appropriate by the teacher, even if they have not previously taken Drama I and II.
- The Viewpoints Book: A Practical Guide to Viewpoints and Composition by Ann Bogart 9781559366779
- Respect for Acting by Uta Hagen 9780470730188
- Nine Plays of the Modern Theatre edited by Harold Clurman 9780802150325
Level of Difficulty:
Estimated Homework Per Class:
Completion of Drama I and II OR Instructor Approval