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Looking for a unique Spring/Summer course? sign-up for a three week-long intensive Introduction to Physical Theatre taught by the resident theatre company of Brock University, Theatre Beyond Words, during the Spring session of 2012.
DART 2F04: Physical Theatre - Education through Collective Creation
Students will explore a wide range of physical theatre styles (mask, mime, pantomime, graphics, theatrical clown, and commedia dell’arte) by recreating a series of scenes from professional repertoire using masks, puppets, costumes and sets from international touring theatre ensemble and Brock Resident Theatre Company, Theatre Beyond Words. This is a 3-week intensive, full-credit course, running 6 hours per day, 5 days per week. There will be a final performance for invited friends, family and staff at the end of the 3 three weeks. As this is a practicum course, attendance at all classes is mandatory.
More information about this full-credit course may be found here. Enrollment is limited to 20 students. Don't delay!
Applicants without previous theatre training at Brock University may enrol with permission of the instructor.
for more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
here are some examples of the masks and object-based theatre used by Theatre Beyond Words:
and here's a trailer for their current show on tour, created and performed by Brock students: