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Spring 2018

ENG 179
DESIGN FOR THE STAGE: SET

Instructors: Seth Reiser, screiser@gmail.com
Credits: 2.0
CRN: 24361
Prerequisites: None
Location: TODD UN
Day and Time: Monday 11:50am - 1:45pm
First Class: Monday, January 23
Last Class: Monday, March 6
Note: Class meets in Todd Theatre Lobby

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Design for Stage: Scenery introduces students interested in set design an opportunity to explore how set designers interpret texts to create compelling spatial designs that help to house and tell theatrical stories. Students will acquire an understanding of how to evaluate texts for spatial and scenic clues; how to imagine scenic designs; and how to move design ideas from conception to realization. Students will be guided along the entire journey from research to realized design, coming to understand the steps and demands of the scenic designer’s art.