London Theatre Appreciation

Course Number:  INED 299 - London Theatre Appreciation 

Course Description:  This ten day course in London, England will introduce students to historic traditions and contemporary trends inherent in British Art. Through a series of visits to London's major museums, art galleries, theatres and other cultural institutions, students will gain a deeper insight into the distinctive nature of British Art and Culture, see five major West End plays, go behind the scenes at the National Theatre, and take a guided tour of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Also included are two full-day trips by private coach to Warwick Castle and Shakespeare's birth and burial place: Stratford-upon-Avon. The second day trip visits the World Heritage Sites of Stonehenge and Bath--with its hot springs, Roman Baths, splendid Abbey, Costume Museum and Georgian stone crescents, Bath is a beautiful and unforgettable place to visit. Students will also time to explore the wonders of London, visit Westminster Abby, do a brass rubbing at the Cafe in the Crypt, or attend a candlelight concert in St. Martin's in the Field church. Housing includes kitchenettes.

Instructor: Ted Sharon is a professional actor and director, and a full time professor at SUNY Fredonia Department of Theatre and Dance 

Credits: 3 Undergraduate

Course Dates: January 2 - 12, 2013

Housing: Hotels & Apartments

Eligible Participants: Students in good academic standing and community members 

Application Deadline: October 15, 2012

Course Fee Payment Deadline: November 1, 2012

Study Period: 
United Kingdom
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