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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts | Evaluated Learning Experience

Acting I (THE300)

144 hours (16 weeks).
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.

August 2008 - December 2013.

Learner Outcomes: 
Apply acting concepts, behavioral choices, script analysis, intentions, focus, and relaxation techniques to acting for the stage.
Students are instructed on: emotional preparation applied to scene work, destination, discovery of behavior and activities for the expression of the given circumstances, 4th Wall, gesture and sound, the moment before, intentions, sensory life, changes of self, relationships and emotional life in a scene, and analysis of a scene with tactics and strategies. Meditation techniques help students gain: decreased resistance and negative judgment, with increased focus, relaxation, and comfort in acting.
Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 6 semester hours in Theatre, Drama, or Radio and Television (6/09).