A study of modern drama and theatre from the development of realism in the late 19th century up to contemporary plays, playwrights and production. Dramatists studied will normally include the formative Europeans Ibsen, Chekhov and Brecht (read in translation), as well as Beckett, Churchill and a contemporary New Zealand playwright. 100% internal assessment.
Taught by the School of English, Film, Theatre, Media, part of the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
This course is also offered as THEA 201.
Coordinator: James McKinnon.
Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014
Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014