Dramatic Theory

This is an introductory course which deals with the essence and forms of drama. Students would learn the basics of performance theory, movement theory, illusion theory, structure theory and other important dramatic theories developed throughout history. The goal of this course is to help the students build the ability for drama analyzing and discourse, also train them to be more familiar with the basic logics of drama theory, so that they can develop correct aesthetic concepts, as well as analyzing and assessment skills for drama.