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Curtains: My Time as "Director"
For four years I have learned how to think, process, and react to information in a coherent, logical way. My training as an English major has taught me how to look beneath the surface, execute an argument, and speak off ...
The Development And Nativity Of The Dumb Waiter: Pinter As Process
The reason I chose to direct for my SIP was to decide for myself whether directing was the area of theatre I was interested in pursuing as a career. I had previously taken Directing l during which I directed a few short ...
Theater and Community: An attempt to create Community through the production of Peter Handke's Offending the Audience
I wanted to use this play about theater, about ourselves, about the world and our shortcomings to show what can happen. I wanted this play to have a glimmer of the community that can result during a theatrical performance. ...
A Study in the Art of Damnation: A Documentation of the Adaptation and Direction that resulted in the Production of The Aesthetic of Damnation
This SIP is the written record of my directing project, a project on which I technically the first five weeks of Fall Quarter 1999 working. In reality this idea has been forming over the last four to six years, ever since ...
Creating Historical Theatre: Directing Turbulent Times: The Trial of Francis Dick as an Integrational Process
In September, during the break between Summer and Fall quarters, My mother reminded me of the script she had shown me once several years ago, entitled Turbulent Times: The Trial of Francis Dick. She had been presenting ...
What Fueled Buring Patience? Or How to Apply Everything I Learned at Kalamazoo College to One Production
In looking for a script for my Senior Individualized Project (SIP) production, I found myself wanting something that would not only expand my knowledge of theater but also of the world. However, the world is a very large ...
Performative Bodies and Creative Deconstructions: Dismantling the Heterosexual Gaze in Holly Hughes' Dress Suits to Hire
Dress Suits to Hire by Holly Hughes was performed at Kalamazoo College on February 7-9, 1997, in the Dungeon Theatre. The role of Deeluxe was played by Jasmine Presson and Jennifer Getting played Michigan. The costumes were ...
Directing Pinter or Experiences of a Student Director
I started my career in the theatre, as a lot of people do, as an actor. In my freshman year in high school, I was dragged to the auditions for the fall play by a friend of mine. I had never had a desire to participate ...
Womyn's Spaces: Revision of the Portrayal of 'Woman' on Stage and Direction of Plays by and about Women
One of the main factors that affected my choices of Senior Individualized Project was my double major in Theatre and Anthropology. I needed to stay on campus for my SIP in order to also take my Senior Seminar in ...
The Aesthetic Development of Internal : From Text Creation to Final Production
The author describes the process of planning, writing, revising, and directing an original play.