ITA390H1: The Commedia dell'Arte

Hours: 
24L

A study of the conventions of the Commedia dell'Arte tradition in the context of its performance history from the late Renaissance to the present. Issues examined include acting techniques, improvisation, masks and costumes, iconography and adaptation to film. This course includes a component designed to enhance students' research experience. (Given in English)

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)