EA313-6-SP-CO:
Notions of Realism

The details
2019/20
East 15 Acting School
Colchester Campus
Spring
Undergraduate: Level 6
Current
Monday 13 January 2020
Friday 20 March 2020
15
03 April 2019

 

Requisites for this module
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Key module for

BA W411 Acting,
BA W83A Acting (International)

Module description

During this module you will perform plays from a range of 20th Century and classic works to extend your performance repertoire. Plays are directed by a mixture of East 15 and visiting staff, thus providing you with opportunities to experience contrasting production methods and new stimuli from outside professionals. The work of the module encourages you to adapt to production procedures beyond your experiences at East 15 Acting School.

Module aims

- To provide students with the opportunities to perform to a wider public audience
- To identify, extend and consolidate students’ acting strengths under the pressure of a full production
- To expose students to a range of working methods form visiting directors.

Module learning outcomes

At the end of this module you will be able to demonstrate:
- Heightened ability to cope with and respond to a theatre audience
- Ability to express and develop advanced acting skills as part of a public presentation
- Sustain character within the demands of the full range of technical aspects of a show
- Synthesis of technique and individuality in performance
- Communicate confidently and expressively to an audience with appropriate emotion, characterisation and spontaneity

Module information

No additional information available.

Learning and teaching methods

- Supervised and unsupervised rehearsals with directors' notes - Students will be individually tutored according to their particular needs - Verbal feedback and formative assessment are given throughout the process of performance preparation - Students will receive written reports at the end of the term with summative assessment and directors comments.

Bibliography

This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.

Overall assessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%

Reassessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Philip Weaver, Zois PIgadas and staff
For further information email emeves@essex.ac.uk

 

Availability
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External examiner

No external examiner information available for this module.
Resources
Available via Moodle
No lecture recording information available for this module.

 

Further information
East 15 Acting School

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