Learn the art of scenic design from Emmy-winning artist and UC Davis Professor John Iacovelli. The course covers scene design processes, working drawings, sketching techniques, scale models, methods and materials of scenery construction.
Explores the development and production of new plays and musicals from conceptualization through finished product. How do theaters choose scripts? What is the development process? How do you market your material? What does it take to be a new play actor? What’s a 29-hour reading? How do I engage with a director on changes and dramaturgy? What’s dramaturgy? These and more questions are explored in discussion and practice. Taught by award-winning director and producer Kent Nicholson, this class is for playwrights, directors, dramaturgs, and actors.