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Acting II
ACTING II
CLASS CODE: TA 223W CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: THEATRE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor.Continuation and advancement in the basic skills of acting; intensive and integrated work in vocal, physical, emotional, improvisational and perceptional skills.This course features continued and advanced study of basic acting skills: voice characterization, character physicality, emotional life, actions and perception. It refines the ability of each student to choose, prepare, and perform dramatic literature for auditions and performances.
TAUGHT: Winter even year
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Techniques for creating an actors's score; Creative research methodologies; transformation; action, objectives; the working process of a theatrical production; audition techniques; emotional intelligence.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Create multi-dimensional characters through concentrated scene study. Express creative imagination and demonstrate accurate performance-based self-perceptions from constructive criticism and praise.
REQUIREMENTS: Varies depending on instructor. Class attendance is required. Generally there are two/three monologues and two scenes prepared and performed/graded twice. Four exams cover the class reading and lecture material.
PREREQUISITES: TA 121:Voice Diction and TA 123: Acting 1.
OTHER: May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor.
EFFECTIVE DATE: January 2002