Program of Theatre Directing Diploma Course is developed to give you a professional and very special education, we emphasize only on the needs of directors. How to become a professional director, how to work with actors, with composers, with set designer, with costume designers, with choreographers, with producers and with theatre staff.
This course aims to give students professional specific education, special view, knowledge and tools artistic director should have in contemporary performance making.
Course equips participants with both the practical skills and the theoretical knowledge necessary to be professional director and create own performances.
The core of every program in NIPAI is learning by doing, thus every student of Theatre Directing Diploma Course will complete own Study Project – Graduation Performance in the assigned theatre organization working with professional crew in professional settings.
The key learning objectives of the program is focusing on theoretical and practical tasks to help students explore:
how to read and analyze a play, how to formulate a plot and super-objective of the performance;
what theatre director 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 method of rehearsing and technique of acting;
postproduction of performance.