Minor in Theatre - The Modern Theatre 2: High Modernism THEA 3502   The Modern Theatre 2: High Modernism
CREDIT HOURS: 3
From the close of WW1 to the 1960s, theatrical modernists sought new artistic forms for a rapidly changing world. This course introduces students to major forms of theatrical modernism from Dada and Theatre of Cruelty through Epic Theatre and Biomechanics to Absurdism, and considers their legacy for the contemporary stage.
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Seminar

PREREQUISITES: THEA 3501.03 or Permission of the Instructor
CROSS-LISTING: ENGL 3502.03
EXCLUSIONS: THEA 3500 X/Y.06