Theatre for Social Change

THEATRE 5771.02: Theatre for Social Change

Advanced study of theatre and performance strategies used for social change and community engagement which includes Theatre for Development, and Augusto Boal's theory and practice.
Credit Hours
3.0

Typically offered every three years. Last offered 2016.

This course is an advanced study of theatre and performance strategies used for social change and community engagement, which includes Theatre for Development, Theatre for Education, and Augusto Boal's theory and practice. Students will study major methodological approaches used by theatre practitioners and will work in teams to develop their own workshops throughout the semester. The course will culminate in students developing an individual proposal and grant draft for their own theatre for social change project.

 

 

Dr. Elizabeth Wellman teaches TH 5771.02

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