THA-1040 Interpreting Contemporary Dramatic Literature

3 credits

Prerequisite: None.

This study provides an interdisciplinary understanding of contemporary dramatic literature. Period plays and masterworks are looked at from the vantage point of the actor, the playwright, the technician and the critic. The play is observed as a force within a cultural context influenced by and influencing the social, political and economic realities of its time. (Shared course in VSC)