Theory and Application of Performing Arts Skills

A Dictionary of Theatre Anthropology, written by theatre director Eugenio Barba, is the masterpiece in which he devoted his life experience in theatre staging, directing, experience in education and wisdom in researching Eurasian performing techniques, culture and life characteristics.
This course intends in the study of development of both Western and Eastern performing arts theatre, in comparing the aesthetics, art form and techniques of singing and dancing of Peking Opera, with theatre anthropology, in order to gain new methods of performing and spirit in artistic creation.
Students will need to prove the argument in this book through various kind practices. The aim is to gain vitality through traditional arts. Students will compare the difference of forms of arts, transform, and recreate.