THE236 Theatre II: Play Analysis

Play analysis is the study of a critical approach to dramatic literature. The course will focus on methodologies for study and understanding the play as a literary genre in relationship to theatre. Emphasis will be placed on critical analysis of structure, genre, theme, style, character, language, dramatic event and point of view. Discussion of each play will result in an essay based on research of the playwright, research of the historical context of the play and structural analysis of the play.


  • 3


  • Liberal Arts
  • Writing Intensive


  • Must be enrolled in one of the following field(s) of study (major, minor or concentration): Theatre Arts (567), Theatre Arts (THE)

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