9-24 What is a Director

9-24 What is a Director - Develop concept Meet with...

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WHAT IS A DIRECTOR? Responsible for Style (Sin City-comic, 300-gory) Pace: speed of action Visual appearance: Directorial concept (production concept) Image or metaphor: Unites the production, designs, actors DIRECTORIAL CONCEPT “Trifles” A trifle Layers Things are hidden In the women’s realm No bright colors DIRECTOR’S TODO LIST Read script Discover spine: essence of play’s conflict
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Unformatted text preview: Develop concept Meet with designers Cast play Rehearse show Read-thru Blocking Technical rehearsals Previews Previews Catch a plane WHAT IS A DRAMATURG: mid wife Dramatic advisor Assists director Helps playwrights Advises artistic director Provides research Develops audience materials ON DIRECTING Good rehearsal...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course THET 110 taught by Professor Dail during the Spring '07 term at Maryland.

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