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
- Theater History, Theory & Criticism
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 online presentations and discussion, as well as field trips to experience theater history as it lives on today. This course counts toward the theater history requirement in the Theater Track. For theater majors or anyone interested in the interaction of theater and culture.
Open to Undergraduate students.