Choreography and Blocking in Performance
Study in Practice
From Beginner to Pro
Choreography and movement is an essential part of performance regardless of whether it is a movement- or a text-based piece. Nowadays, lots of theatre directors neglect professional approach to directing a movement in their performances
For most directors, the choreography, composition and blocking to accompany their work is not an after-thought; rather it is an essential, meaningful ingredient in the duration of the whole performance-making process. Directors often collaborate with choreographers and movement directors to plan, create, and realize dance or movement design concept. This course prepares directors for this communication.
The aim of this course is to prepare director for the performance production with performers, by equipping students with the tools and skills necessary to build strong mise-en-scene, blocking, composition and movement directing. The central topic is an exploration of ways to create choreography and movement in the performance.
Blocking and Mise-en-Scene
Tempo and Rhythm
Movement for Actors
Acting for Dancers
Improvisation and Spontaneity
Understanding of the director's role in movement directing
Grow an ability to create a tempo-rhythm in performance
Gain tools and skills to create choreography independently
Build a foundation for communicating the artistic vision to the choreographer
Understand how to encourage the choreographer to contribute to your ideas and how to produce joint ideas
Format: Each week students receive distant tasks, assignments, cases for self-studies which gradually lead them to understanding of the topic and ability to apply knowledge to the projects.
Studies Duration: 3-Month
Certificate: Upon completing all assignments, students can receive a Certificate.
Upon successful completion of all tasks, students can receive a Certificate of Completion.
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Program Duration: 3 months
Program Format: Online
BENEFITS FOR STUDENTS
This is a unique and renowned course designed specifically for those who are already practicing and feel a need for specific knowledge. The program enables you to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, tools in the specific field of theatre directing so that you could apply it immediately and reach your results
gaining access to up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge
obtaining knowledge of a wide range of directing methodologies and practices
high-class faculty and guidance
studying online alongside the work
accessibility to knowledge from all over the world