submitted by Matt Reynolds, Theatre & Dance, University of Alabama COURSE DESCRIPTION: The purpose of this course is to introduce the student to Computer Aided Drafting, learning the basic concepts and techniques that can be directly applied to general and advanced theatrical drafting. This course is intended for the student who is already proficient with […]
This simple card game introduces to the students the concept of the iconic or signature prop. That single, selected item, placed on the stage by the designer to transport the audience to a particular time and place, thus aiding the storytelling that they are about to experience.
This project challenges the student to deconstruct the American flag to explore thematic connections using line, form, color, texture, space, and composition. This project is introduced after a lengthy discussion of symbolism and how powerful symbols are within society. This project is a week-long project that has been adapted from Paul Shortt. It has been successfully […]