DIRECTING TRENDS IN EUROPE II

Course Information
TitleΣΚΗΝΟΘΕΤΙΚΑ ΡΕΥΜΑΤΑ ΣΤΗΝ ΕΥΡΩΠΗ ΙΙ / DIRECTING TRENDS IN EUROPE II
CodeΠΡ0302
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolDrama
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorAnastasios Angelopoulos
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID120000493

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos THeátrou (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Dramatología-ParastasiologíaElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)845
YpokritikīElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)845
Skīnografía-EndymatologíaElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)845
SkīnothesíaCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)845

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
  • Christina Chatzivasileiou
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600165413
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • ΠΡ0301 DIRECTING TRENDS IN EUROPE I
Learning Outcomes
The familiarization of the students with the main directing developments and the major directors of European, American and Modern Greek theatre from the First World War up to the end of 20th century.
General Competences
  • Make decisions
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The second part of the course Trends in Stage-Direction aims at the familiarization of the students with the main directing developments and the major directors of European and American theater from the Interwar years up to the end of 20th century. Specifically, this course will discuss the art of stage-direction in Soviet Union, the revival of the classics (especially Shakespeare) in the 20th century, Jacques Copeau and his legacy, the Theater of Cruelty of Artaud, and the Epic Theatre of Piscator and Brecht, the formation of the Method in the U.S. theatre, the revolutionary movements of the Post-War era and the developments of Modern Greek stage direction.
Keywords
Stage-direction
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Description
Slides
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.6
Reading Assigment331.3
Exams502
Total1224.9
Student Assessment
Description
1. expressive speech (10%) 2. understanding and formulating concepts (40%) 3. criticizing and analyzing (30%) 4. synthesis capacity (20%)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Jacqueline Jomaron, Ιστορία σύγχρονης σκηνοθεσίας, τ. Β΄, University Studio Press, Θεσσαλονίκη, 2009 Αντώνης Γλυτζουρής, Η σκηνοθετική τέχνη στην Ελλάδα, Πανεπιστημιακές Εκδόσεις Κρήτης, Ηράκλειο, 2011
Additional bibliography for study
1. Eric Bentley, The Theory of the Modern Stage, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1980 (¹1968) 2. Toby Cole & Helen Krich Chinoy (Eds), Directors on Directing; A Source Book of the Modern Theater, Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 1976. 3. Robert Leach, Makers of Modern Theatre; An Introduction, Routledge, London, NY, 2004. 4. Samuel L. Leiter, From Belasco to Brook: Representative Directors of the English-Speaking Stage, Greenwood Press, NY, 1991. 5. Samuel L. Leiter, The Great Stage Directors; 100 Distinguished Careers of the Theater, Facts on File, New York, 1994. 6. Shomit Mitter & Maria Shevtsova (Eds.), Fifty Key Theatre Directors, Routledge, London & New York, 2005. 7. Innes Christopher και Maria Shevtsova, The Cambridge Introduction to Theatre Directing, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2013. 8. Π. Μάτεσης (επιμ.), Αρχιτέκτονες του σύγχρονου θεάτρου, μετ. Λίζας Μαντζοπούλου, Δωδώνη, Αθήνα, χ.χ.] 9. Jean Francois Dusigne, Από το Θέατρο Τέχνης, στην τέχνη του θεάτρου: ανθολογία θεμελιακών κειμένων του 20ού αιώνα, μετ. & επιμ. Μάγια Λυμπεροπούλου, εκδ. ΔΗΠΕΘΕ Πάτρας / Λόγος Θεατρικής Πράξης, Πάτρα, 2002.
Last Update
26-06-2018