Comedy: The Taming of the Shrew + The Importance of Being Earnest
ShowCases: 3 Sisters, Mikado, 12th Night, Hamlet, The Importance of Being Earnest, Dangerous Liaisons, Don Juan
prof. Anatoly Antohin Theatre UAF AK 99775 USA (907)474-7751
Acting One = Fundamental of Acting is a required course to get enrolled in Directing class!
Alternative Shakespeares by John Drakakis; Routledge, 2002 - 1: Introduction - 2: Swisser-Swatter - 3: Post-Structuralist Shakespeare - 4: Deconstructing Shakespeare's Comedies - 5: Sexuality in the Reading of Shakespeare - 6: Reading the Signs - 7: Shakespeare in Ideology - 8: Disrupting Sexual Difference - 9: Nymphs and Reapers Heavily Vanish - 10: History and Ideology - Afterword
Total Directing "Beckett Process"
Godot as comedy: "nothing happens twice" ("nothing" = life, first time as tragedy).
Genre and Acting
Comedy and Brecht (Epic Theatre)
"the archetypal or/and stereotypical" -- POMO and pop-culture (where?) Theory Issues
Taming of the Shrew
+ Mini-Chekhov and 3 Sisters (connecting with Beckett).
Gogol: Inspector General
Comic Opera: Mikado
Comedy, according to Aristotle (200X Aesthetics)
Director Must Read. A lot!
[ web companion to THR331 Fundamentals of Direction Theatre UAF course ]
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