Choreography and Blocking in Performance

Flexible Timing

Study in Practice

Professional

Approach

From Beginner to Pro

PROGRAM OUTLINE

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. 


The aim of this course is to prepare director for the performance production with performer, by equipping him with the tools and skills necessary to build strong mise-en-scene and movement directing. The central topic is an exploration of ways to create choreography and movement in the performance. 



Topics:

  •  Blocking and Mise-en-Scene 

  •  Tempo and Rhythm 

  •  Montage

  •  Movement for Actors

  •  Acting for Dancers 

  •  Improvisation and Spontaneity 

  •  Composition 


Objectives:

  • 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.


Level: Professional.


Studies Duration: 3-Months


Language: English


Certificate: Upon completing all assignments, students can receive a Certificate.


Rolling Admission


Upon successful completion of all tasks, students can receive a Certificate of Completion.


Next Program Start: 18 January 2021

Program Duration: 3 months 

Program Format: Online

Language: English

Certificate: Available 

BENEFITS FOR STUDENTS

PROGRAM BENEFITS 

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 

KNOWLEDGE

  • gaining access on up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge

  • obtaining knowledge of a wide range of directing methodologies and practices 

  • high-class faculty and guidance 

ONLINE LEARNING

  • studying online alongside the work 

  • accessibility to knowledge from all over the world

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