Writing for Performance
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- evaluate and critically discuss the basic principles of writing for performance.
- apply and experiment with various methods, devices and techniques commonly used in conceiving and developing performance texts.
- critically appraise works-in-progress and reflect on the constructive criticism of one’s own writing and/or staging.
- conceive, develop and complete two short performance texts.
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An intermediate subject on the theory and practice of writing for performance, particularly the stage. Includes critical workshop discussion.
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- Performance Text 1 (30%)
- Performance Text 2 (50%)
- Critical Evaluation (20%)