NYU Steinhardt

Storytelling

  • Course Number: MPAET-GE 2042
  • Hours: 10
  • Units: 1
  • Description: This course will examine the ancient art of storytelling as a performance form (developing expressive tools, creativity, physical & vocal skills); as it has appeared throughout history (in mythology, folk tales, legends, fairy tales, fables); & as it can enhance curricular subject areas (math, science, social studies, literature, & history), relate to the New York State Learning Standards for Arts Education & the Standards for English & Language Arts. Oral history projects will also be explored through the telling of personal stories & students will attend & analyze a performance at the Program in Educational Theatre?s Storytelling at the Provincetown Theatre.
  • Old Course Number: E17.2042