Undergraduate Units of Study
PRFM3961 - Rehearsal Studies
Semester 1, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Miranda Jane Heckenberg
Rehearsal is typically off-limits to outsiders but the exceptional creativity of performance-makers in this 'hidden world' makes it a compelling focus of performance research. This unit examines accounts of rehearsal by playwrights, actors, directors, journalists and academics, as well as video recordings, prompt books and other rehearsal documentation. We will also approach the study of rehearsal through ethnographic theory, reading key texts on participant-observation fieldwork and trying out these methods through small-scale practical exercises.
1x3000wd essay (60%), 1x1500wd tutorial workbook (30%), preparation for seminar discussions (10%)
PRFM2601 and PRFM2602
This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
A timetable is not available for this session.
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