DRA 108 INTERPRETIVE SPEECH
DRA 108 INTERPRETIVE SPEECH (3 Credits)
This course introduces the student to the techniques of dramatic interpretation of plays, poetry, short stories, and other prose pieces from literature. As a performance oriented course, its purpose is to give the student an opportunity to make poetry and drama come alive for an audience. The interpreter learns to create the dramatic dimensions of set, characterization, and mood through use of his/her voice alone. The class has several exhibitions of dramatic reading and an end of term Readers Theater Production.
Prerequisite: “C” or better in DRA 101 or placement.