In this travelling studio students will engage in a two-week immersive experience in a country of the Asia- Pacific region involving workshops in traditional theatre making where design plays a key role. The designed components may include puppetry, costume, masks, properties and/or scenic elements. In addition, students will visit sites of cultural significance and attend live performance events that further develop their awareness of, and appreciation for, design and performance making in the destination country.
Intended learning outcomes
On the completing this subject students will be able to:
engage in design and performance activities specific to a cultural context with commitment and awareness;
record learning activities undertaken in a specific cultural context;
analyse traditional design and performance making approaches of a specific cultural context in relation to own practice.