NYU Steinhardt

Advanced Directing II

  • Course Number: MPAET-GE 2098
  • Hours: 90
  • Units: 3
  • Description: This course is an examination of advanced techniques of directing through the practical directing of scenes, exploration of rehearsal tools for work with actors, & the creation of original staging formats. Innovative directing techniques will be explored, including a study of Naturalism, Realism, Viewpoints, Rasa Boxes, & Brechtian devices. Students will work towards developing their own directorial voice & performance aesthetics through examination of concept & vision, script analysis & interpretation, languages of the stage, & dynamic use of the theatre space. Prerequisites: A directing class or previous directing experience.
  • Old Course Number: E17.2098