London Theatre Studies

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    London Theatre Studies

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    English, Theater

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    This module provides an introduction to the institutions and trends of London?s contemporary theatre. Diverse performance types and genres in different kinds of venues/institutions are examined, with a focus on reviewing theatre productions from an informed perspective. Visits to the theatre, tours of relevant sites, review sessions, workshops and talks with theatre practitioners outline the processes of producing and staging theatre, with particular reference to current productions in London.
    Assessment: Presentation (50%) ; Essay (50%).
    *All transcripts are issued in UK credits.

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