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Space in Performance (FINA30023)

Undergraduate level 3Points: 12.5Not available in 2017

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Year of offerNot available in 2017
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 3
Subject codeFINA30023
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Space is one of the elements available to be manipulated by the designer in the development of a design for performance. Space can be expanded and compressed, altered and changed through the use of scenic elements and devices - the set. This subject examines how through the application of scenic devices and mechanisms, space can be used as a dramaturgical tool in the creation of a performance. Students will also study different performance spaces from different periods – their physical structure, and the theories underlying them. Non-traditional spaces will also be examined – the found performance space, and the site specific performance space.

Last updated: 31 August 2017