FRE 402 French Theater in Practice (3 credits)
A study of the theater text in its evolution from page to stage in order to illuminate the text as "something to be done" not merely as a text to be read. Study of French theater practice. Exercises in proper diction, elocution, and body language in order to improve students’ pronunciation and general abilities in spoken French. The course will culminate in the staged presentation of one of the plays studied during the semester.