NYU Steinhardt

Devised Theatre: Theory and Technique

  • Course Number: MPAET-GE 2051
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Through scholarly discussions, introduction of techniques, & resource sharing, students will explore a broad range of theories & methodologies of devised theatre. Through readings, students will investigate experimental, avant-garde & postmodern performance theory & develop an in-depth understanding of dramatic & narrative structures, which outline how collective & contemporary theatrical art has been conceived, produced & managed. The course will culminate in developing new work for a Devised Theatre Showcase.
  • Old Course Number: E17.2051