Acting the Scene
The American College of Greece
Area of Study
Taught In English
DR 2012 THE ACTOR’S PROCESS
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
Developing a character from a theatrical play. Scene work.
Students are exposed to character analysis and interpretation. Scene work to develop complex characterization.
As a result of taking this course, the student should be able to:
1. Design a score after analysis for given circumstances, initiating events, scene events, conflicts & obstacles, beats as foundation to develop a character.
2. Formulate a character’s actions-objectives-superobjectives in the creation of a role.
3. Demonstrate tempo-rhythm through physical and verbal action.
4. Apply the Stanislavski technique to develop and perform a dramatic character.
METHODS OF TEACHING AND LEARNING:
In congruence with the teaching and learning strategy of the college, the following tools are used:
- Physical and vocal exercises, oral presentations, discussions rehearsals and performances.
- Office hours: students are encouraged to make full use of instructor’s office hours for questions, to see their exams/papers, and/or go over lecture material.
- Use of Blackboard