PERFORMERS FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

An in-depth look at the role of performance, predominantly theatre, for social change and community activism. Students learn about the historical movements combining performance and social change, study the theories behind the practice influenced by Paulo Freire and Augusto Boal, and have hands-on opportunities to train their own performance and writing skills in this manner. Prerequisite: instruct-tor permission.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
COM
Course Number: 
327
Academic Program(s): 
Communication Arts