THEA 211 : Mask Making and Performance

A hands-on course exploring several mask-making techniques, and the fundamentals of bringing a mask to life. The history and cultural significance of the mask will be surveyed. Students will make several masks and will perform for each other.

Course Outcomes

  • Discuss the importance of the mask in human culture.
  • Demonstrate two or more mask-making techniques.
  • Apply the basic process of bringing a mask to life to improvisations or rehearsed performances.
  • Identify, analyze, and critically evaluate the technique in mask-making and mask performances.

Course Details

Discipline:

Credits:

3

Lecture Hours:

3

Designation:

DA