Contemporary Performance Practices

Contemporary Performance Practices
Advanced studies in performance theory and practice.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA 115 & TMA 236
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining TMA 301
Course Outcomes

Trends in Contemporary Performance

Students will achieve an understanding of the trends in contemporary performance, and analyze what it means in terms of art, representation, and practice.

Performance Analysis

Students will analyze different performances by identifying particular performance styles and wrestling with their implications.

Critical Engagement

Students will critically engage with notions of representation, ethics, and spirituality through dialogue, writing, and performance.

Performance Experience

Students will engage with contemporary performances practices through acting, designing, devising, writing, moving, and more.

Community Formation Processes

Students will engage in the process of community formation through theoretical discussion, collaboration, and service to one another.