Drama and Performance Studies at UCD is grounded in approaching theatre as a medium. With this in mind, students will see cutting-edge work at the Dublin Fringe Festival, the Dublin Theatre Festival and other venues around the city, organized by the School. They will learn in academic and practical environments, acquiring the tools of performance analysis, investigating theatre history, and have the opportunity to take the practice-based module Introduction to Physical Theatre.
Students will enrol in two Core modules:
Autumn: DRAM10030 The Theatrical Event: Case Studies in Making Theatre
Spring: DRAM10010 Theatre Context & Conventions
And have two option modules available to them:
Autumn & Spring: DRAM10060 Introduction Physical Theatre
Spring: DRAM10070 Early Irish Theatre Movement