Hist of World Theater
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Division: Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
Department: The Arts
Course Number: LTHR 2103
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: Yes
This seminar examines the history of theater from Ancient Greece to today, focusing on European and Asian Classical theater forms. Students explore plays, historical contexts, dramatic conventions, audience, purpose, and technologies across cultures and eras. The course includes readings on theater history, presentations and discussions, as well as outings to performances to experience theater history as it lives on today. This course fulfills the theater history requirement and the global perspectives requirement for Theater majors and minors.
Course Open to: Degree Students
Open to Undergraduate students.