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  • may 7

    Open call Theatre Directing Diploma Course

    NIPAI (New International Performing Arts Institute) organises a new 18-month programme for (aspiring) directors, movement directors, actors coaches, choreographers, arts managers and creative leaders.
    Fully dedicated to the needs of directors, the 18-month programme covers how to become a professional director, how to work with actors, composers, set designers, costume designers, choreographers, producers and theatre staff.

    Applicants
    The course is open to students who have a Bachelor's degree or higher training.

    Programme and tuition
    The programme starts in August 2019 and takes place in Austria and Germany.
    Programme format: online & in-class course
    In-class sessions: 4 study weeks
    Online sessions: 2 study weeks
    Study project: graduation performance
    Full tuition fee: 12.000 euros

    Theoretical and practical tasks will help students explore:
    how to read and analyse a play, how to formulate a plot and super-objective of the performance;
    what theatre directors should know to be prepared for the first meeting with actors;
    how to lead actors from first meeting to performance;
    how to work with your colleagues in theatre (composer, stage designer, others);
    what tools should directors have to prepare actor for role;
    how to choose and apply methods of rehearsing and techniques of acting;
    postproduction of performance.

    Applications
    The application process involves sending a motivation letter and creative portfolio and CV.
    For more information and to apply, visit the NIPAI website.
    Photo: NIPAI