Adult Drama Summer School: Directing Theatre
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- Telephone: 0141 270 8303
- Website: www.rcs.ac.uk/shortcourses/…
Five-day course in theatre directing skills, useful for those looking to explore a career in the field. Ages 17+.
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This five-day course is designed for people aged 17+ and theatre professionals interested in developing skills in directing for theatre. It may be useful for anyone wishing to build on existing experience, pursue a pathway to further training or explore a career in this field.
By the end of the course you should have:
- been introduced to the key aspects of directingfor theatre
- gained a greater understanding of text analysis, stagecraft and the production process
- examined techniques for working with actors in a rehearsal process
- explored established directing styles and methodologies
Throughout the course you will work with an experienced director to explore the art of directing, discover your own strengths and develop your individual directing style. Focusing on the key elements of directing for theatre, you will gain an insight into practical as well as creative activities that can support your work with actors.
Individual and group activities will guide you through established directing styles and methodologies, looking at how different approaches can be used to create engaging theatre. Throughout the five-day course students will use extracts from selected classic and contemporary plays to explore text analysis, character development and staging. You will also be introduced to the director’s role and responsibilities with regard to the design and production process.
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