THDA 522 (1SY) - Storytelling, Story Theatre, and Involvement Dramatics

Storytelling, Story Theatre

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 57031
This course actively explores storytelling techniques based on individual needs. An examination of story theatre and involvement styles leads to practical experience in individual performances. Participants will actively develop performance techniques that reflect a variety of styles and approaches for storytelling. We will examine the historical significance of storytelling in Eastern and Western civilizations and develop a perspective on its role in culture and religion. Applications for both educational and entertainment purposes will be explored through acting and vocal techniques, games, media, felt board, and puppetry. This course will include an examination of story theatre and involvement styles and the development of the ensemble for performance. The projects will include individual performances and group collaboration of selected stories appropriate for a wide range of audiences. The final project will reflect the participant's individual needs and utilize storytelling techniques developed in the course. Special fee.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): THCO 662, THDA 622, THEA 622, THEA 662
Only listed campus in section: Durham, Manchester
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 M 2:40pm - 5:00pm ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

THDA 522 Storytelling is an engaging and hands-on course that challenges you to explore creative and diverse ways of communicating your ideas. Discover tales from far away or find your voice for sharing your own story. Everyone has a story to tell! This course is designed for non-majors and meets the Fine and Performing Arts Discovery credits.





No books required