THDA 583 (1ON) - Introduction to Puppetry

Introduction to Puppetry

Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Summer Session IV (06/22/2020 - 07/24/2020)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70801
Introduces the art of puppetry for general appreciation, entertainment, application in the classroom, and as a therapeutic tool. Emphasis on constructing a variety of puppets (e.g., hand, rod, shadow, and scarf) and adapting literary sources for scripts and performance. Special fee.
Section Comments: Textbook and materials kit needed.
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/22/2020 7/24/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
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Make puppets at home from materials supplied! You will have the opportunity to build your own creations, rehearse and record short performances to share with the class through Canvas. Puppets will include Storytelling with Rod Puppets, Trash Puppets, Marionettes for Dance Moves and a foam Hand and Rod Puppet. In addition, we will  explore examples and uses of puppets in world culture and media through a variety of images, articles, recordings and online lectures. Course meets Discovery requirements for Fine and Performing Arts.