This is a workshop course for intermediate students. It focuses on the theory and practice of improvisational acting. After an introduction to the fundamental principles of narrative structure and spontaneity, the student explores masks and improvisation as a tool to develop scripted theatre.

Course Notes

For Acting for Stage and Screen and Musical Theatre program students only. ACTR 101 is equivalent to THTR 131. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and THTR 131.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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