Porter CollegePRTR 141C Shakespeare's Clown Characters

This performance-based course explores Shakespeare's clowns, jesters, and fools (the characters as well as the performers who originated them). Examines the comic traditions from which Shakespeare drew his inspiration, and considers how Shakespeare's work continues to influence contemporary comedy practices. No experience with Shakespeare or performance is necessary.

Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to college members.

Credits

5

General Education Code

PR-C

Instructor

Patricia Gallagher