ERIC Number: ED024693
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Aug
Reference Count: 0
International Conference on Theatre Education and Development: A Report on the Conference Sponsored by AETA (State Department, Washington, D.C., June 14-18, 1967).
Bogard, Travis, Ed.
Educational Theatre Journal, v20 n2A Aug 1968 Special Issue
The conference reported here was attended by educators and theater professionals from 24 countries, grouped into five discussion sections. Summaries of the proceedings of the discussion groups, each followed by postscripts by individual participants who wished to amplify portions of the summary, are presented. The discussion groups and the editors of their discussions are: "Training Theatre Personnel," Ralph Allen; "Theatre and Its Developing Audience," Francis Hodge; "Developing and Improving Artistic Leadership," Brooks McNamara; "Theatre in the Education Process," O. G. Brockett; and "Improving Design for the Technical Function: Scenography, Structure and Function," Richard Schechner. A final section, "Soliloquies and Passages-at-Arms," contains selected transcriptions from audio tapes of portions of the conference. (JS)
Descriptors: Acoustical Environment, Acting, Audiences, Auditoriums, Creative Dramatics, Drama, Dramatic Play, Dramatics, Education, Facilities, Fine Arts, Playwriting, Production Techniques, Speech, Speech Education, Theater Arts, Theaters
AETA Executive Office, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 726 Jackson Place, N.W., Washington, D.C. (HC-$2.00).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Educational Theatre Association, Washington, DC.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: N/A