Oct 22, 2021  
2021-2022 General Catalog 
    
2021-2022 General Catalog
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DRA 125 - Introduction to Play Analysis


3 credits
Introduction to Play Analysis offers tools and approaches for reading and interpreting plays as blueprints for theatrical performance. It is designed to equip students to closely analyze scripts in an effort to find and share the playwright's meaning. Students will learn how to examine the play's dramatic structure and find clues to conflict, character, theme, and given circumstances to create believable characters which connect their creative choices with the playwright's through lines. The course will include plays which encompass a range of genres and time periods. Introduction to Play Analysis offers students the opportunity to build confidence in their communication skills while also enabling them to think critically, express themselves effectively and consider the viewpoints of others, skills which will benefit them personally, academically and professionally.

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