IES Abroad London - Theater Studies - Semester/Year

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IES Abroad London - Theater Studies - Semester/Year

Engage in Britain’s rich historical and contemporary theatrical tradition through theater and drama courses. In your core curriculum, you analyze the artistic, financial, and professional structures that influence theater in Britain, with an emphasis on London. You also examine key texts and performances within the relevant historical and cultural context and delve into theater criticism, reception theory, dramaturgy, and stage design. London will be your classroom. Imagine all the shows you’ll see—at least nine with IES Abroad alone—as you witness performances at small fringe theater venues and companies, as well as larger performances to learn first-hand about the London theater industry. Expand your artistry by taking a creative workshop in playwriting. Intern as a theater assistant at a local venue to get an inside look at the London theater scene. London and all it has to offer will be part of your learning experience. We want you to feel at home in London, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life in London, from internships to cultural activities. The Theater Studies Program integrates field study into most courses, focusing on the many opportunities for learning that London presents, such as routine theater visits and a backstage tour of the National Theatre.

Subjects

  • Theater
  • Playwriting
  • Drama
  • Theater, Drama, Dance
  • Art History
  • Communications
  • Culture
  • Cultural, Population And Demographic Studies
  • Economics
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Finance
  • Film
  • History
  • International Business
  • Internship Programs
  • International Affairs/Relations
  • Management
  • Political Science
  • Psychology

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