THAR 2100. Acting 3: Introduction to Character. 3 cr. hrs.

Emphasis is on creating a personal process through which the actor can come to understand character, explore various approaches to creating characters, and through creative use of self, bring a character to life on stage.  Areas of study include research and text analysis, developing a vocabulary and familiarity with a variety of rehearsal techniques as tools for clarifying the objectives, obstacles, and actions of the character within the context of a play. Prereq: THAR 1120.