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Advanced Opera Performance Stage 4 - VSAO5626

Year - 2018

This unit continues to develop the primary communication tools of stagecraft, acting and movement as they apply to performing on the operatic stage. Continuing to survey the major schools of acting, this unit develops and refines methodologies and strategies for establishing expert stage skills in opera performance, building the performer's role as expert and confident communicator. Skills in movement and movement style are facilitated by separate classes in dance. The unit is application based, allowing students to experiment with implementation of critical theoretical ideas in a performing environment.

Classes
Stagecraft 12x1 hr seminar/classes; Movement 12x1 hr classes

Assessment
Stagecraft/Movement Practical Classes (50%); Reflective Journal (20%); Performance Assessment (30%)

Pre-requisites

VSAO5625

Details

Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Vocal and Opera Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Sydney
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Narelle Yeo
HECS Band: 1
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