THEA 7353X Dialects and Accents for the Actor

60 hours; 3 credits

Builds on basic diction skills acquired in the first year. Focus on the greater demands of speaking difficult heightened texts, whether classic or modern. Analysis of the structure and meaning of such texts. Emphasis on individual development of a greater command of expression, and the acquisition of mastery in advanced diction and dialect techniques, which are essential to the well-rounded professional actor.

Prerequisite: Theater 7351X and Theater 7352X; or permission of the concentration head.


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