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Spring 2014-2015
* THR 201 (LA)   No Audit

Beginning Studies in Acting: Scene Study

Suzanne L. Agins
Tracy E. Bersley

An introduction to the craft of acting through scene study monologues and, finally, a longer scene drawn from a play, to develop a method of working on a script. Emphasis will be placed on honesty, spontaneity, and establishing a personal connection with the scene's substance.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
Careful preparation of exercises and/or text study of scenes for work in class. Preparation time averages 8 to 10 hours weekly.

Requirements/Grading:
Papers - 10%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 40%
Other (See Instructor) - 30%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
This course is by Open Enrollment until the first day of class in February. Enrollment is then by permission of instructors during the first two weeks of classes in February..

Website:  http://arts.princeton.edu/academics/theater

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
41913 C01 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   Nassau Street, 185   206   Enrolled:10 Limit:16 Closed
41913 C01 01:30:00 pm - 03:20:00 pm W   Nassau Street, 185   206   Enrolled:10 Limit:16 Closed
41914 C02 01:30:00 pm - 03:20:00 pm T   Berlind Theater   002   Enrolled:11 Limit:16 Closed
41914 C02 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th   Berlind Theater   002   Enrolled:11 Limit:16 Closed