ACP110 - Performance Laboratory (B): Body, Image, Performance
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)|
Only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Creative Arts (Drama)
Student must be enrolled in course A357.
1 x 3 hour Seminar per week
This unit aims to address certain paradoxes that arise in the practice and theory of acting, particularly in the context of contemporary drama.
Through close analysis of the work of key practitioners, students will investigate paradoxical elements in live performance such as imitation (mimesis), reproduction, interpretation, spontaneity, presence and remediation.
Practical exercises as assessed against stated criteria 50%
Seminar presentation of case study 1200 words 30%
Documentation, reflection and analysis in journal form 20%