Course Description

This course is an introduction to Restoration Comedy. We will explore the acting techniques required to meet the stylistic demands of the plays of Wycherley, Dryden, Congreve, Etheridge, Vanbrugh and Behn. Prepare by reading several plays of the period. The skills you will acquire of precision, character definition, rhetoric, and gesture will benefit your acting in plays of later periods.


Prerequisite: CSAC 115

Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, it is not scheduled for the Spring 2020 term.

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