Traditional Japanese Theatre

3 credits

JAPNSE 3850

Japanese
College of Arts and Science

Study of the history, scripts, and performance techniques of Japanese theatre from 14th century through late 19th century. Examines major plays (in English translations) and the culture that created them. Looks at staging and performance techniques of traditional puppet theatre. Course included stage performances and performances on campus and/or in the community. Prerequisites: sophomore standing or instructor’s consent.