THEA 008. Movement Theater Workshop
(Cross-listed as DANC 049)
This class will offer an orientation to movement based acting through various approaches: traditional performance traditions in Bali and elsewhere, commedia dell’arte, the teachings of Jacques Lecoq, and so forth. Taught by Gabriel Quinn Bauriedel of the Pig Iron Theatre Company in Philadelphia. The class will require rehearsal with other students outside of class time and will end with a public showing of work generated by the students. Six hours per week.
Note: Movement Theater Workshop cannot be taken in lieu of THEA 012 either as a prerequisite for Acting III or by students seeking a major or a minor with an emphasis in acting.
Prerequisite: THEA 002A , any dance course numbered 040-044, or consent of the instructor.
Spring 2018. MacLaughlin.
Spring 2020. Bauriedel.
Catalog chapter: Theater
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/department-theater