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Progress: An Experiment in Historiography and Environmental Theater
The author presents two essays: "Women's Reproductive Rights in Nazi Germany : Mothers, 'Degenerates' and the State," and "Designing 'Progress' : Hitting the Books, Dipping the Brushes, Screwing the Bolts." The first essay ...
The Role of an Intensive Training Program in the Development of an Actor: My Experience at the American Conservatory Theater's Summer Training Congress
I applied to the Summer Training Congress (STC) and was accepted into their five week "Core Skills" program. As this program was obviously connected to theater, it was suggested to me that I could use my experience at ...
The Last Five Years: The Culmination of My Last Four Years
The Last Five Years, a musical by Jason Robert Brown and my Senior Individualized Project (SIP) , started with one central idea- I wanted to do a project that was the culmination of my entire college experience. My SIP ...
A Journey Through The Last Five Years: Producing a Musical as a Director I Actor
As a student of theatre who possesses a strong background in music I have found myself increasingly interested in the intersection of these two art forms. My academic career at Kalamazoo College has fostered in me ...
Between the Stacks : a Playwriting Project
The author describes the development of her play, Between the Stacks, which explores the theme of mixed faith dating and marriage, including her research into Hinduism and Judaism.
Kaboom! Pyrotechnics in the Modem Theatre
Pyrotechnics has always been a field of major interest to me. From a young age I was fascinated by fire and its effect on the world around it. From the chemical interactions of the fire itself and the fuel it was consuming ...
Reflection of Life through the Artists’ Eyes
As Strindberg can be referred to as one of the forefathers of modern theatre, I will be using his A Dream Play to analyze the beginning of Expressionism as a style in the theatre as well as the choices that artists make ...
A Practical Look at the History of Stage Combat and Production of Weapons
Throughout time, man has been exposed to violence in many forms, whether it is school children in a tuft on the playground, or simply watching a nature program highlighting predatory animals. Fighting and violence are a ...
Work in Progess: A Resource on American Devised Theatre, from Method to Masters
The specific matter I will be covering in relation to the subject will be a brief ' overview of "devised" theatre history, focusing on how it led to the current manifestations that I have focused on within this body of ...
This Was Sebastian's Garden : Directing Suddenly, Last Summer by Tennessee Williams
The author describes the process of producing Tennesse Williams' play Suddenly, Last Summer at Kalamazoo College, including autobiographical notes on the play, character analysis, and directorial decisions.