Laboratory of History of Theatre (2017/2018)

Course code
4S000711
Name of lecturer
Simona Brunetti
Coordinator
Simona Brunetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
First half of Semester 1 , Second half of Semester 1

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

An introduction to the methodological instruments required for the critical study of a performing arts event, through an analytical examination of specific plays.

Syllabus

Requirements:
Compulsory attendance.

Contents:
An introduction to the critical interpretation of a theatrical performance. Analysis of the following performances:
- "Arlecchino servitore di due padroni", da Carlo Goldoni, varie regie di Giorgio Strehler;
- "La locandiera", di Carlo Goldoni, regie di Giancarlo Cobelli, Marco Bernardi;
- "Mistero buffo", di Dario Fo;
- "Hellequin Harlekin Arlekin Arlecchino", di Dario Fo.

References:
Roberto Tessari, Linee di avviamento alla lettura critica dello spettacolo teatrale, in Roberto Alonge, Roberto Tessari, Lo spettacolo teatrale. Dal testo alla messinscena, Milano, LED, 1996, pp. 11-53.

Didactic methods
A critical analysis of primary and secondary sources such as archival fonts, iconography, performance recordings, films, videos, audio recordings, etc.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
R. Tessari Linee di avviamento alla lettura critica dello spettacolo teatrale, in R. Alonge, R. Tessari, Lo spettacolo teatrale. Dal testo alla messinscena, MIlano, LED, pp. 11-53. (Edizione 1) LED 1996

Assessment methods and criteria

Attendance at classes and final test.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018