The Director and Sound Design

PROGRAM OUTLINE

Music and sounds are one of the central features of performance, and directors are required to understand the basics of music theory and its application in performance production. The collaboration process of director with composers, music directors, and sound is a creative process, however, still requires professionals. The effective and fruitful collaboration between these parties is a complex mixture of many different techniques, experiences, and individual competencies. 


This course covers topics such as the history of music usage in plays, copyrighted music and sounds in the play, background and “mood music”, music for scene changes, the relationship between the director, composer, and music director. 



Topics:

  • Play Analysis

  • Active Analysis

  • Atmosphere through Sound

  • Music Theory 

  • Tempo and Rhythm 

  •  Montage

  •  Arrhythmia


Objectives: 

  •  Explore the composition and manipulation of audio to create a desired effect or mood 

  •  Comprehend the powerful collaboration of sound and picture, rhythm and tempo 

  •  Learning the importance of obtaining the rights to song use in your play


Format: 

distant tasks, self-studies, teacher-student interaction and others.



Starting Time: 

September - December 



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


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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