Themes and Forms of Theatrical Dramatic Literature: Theatre of the Self


This course explores the development, techniques, and impact of autobiographical theatre, examining its historical, cultural, and psychological significance, as well as its intersection with other art forms and societal issues.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a deep understanding of autobiographical theatre, including its techniques, cultural relevance, and its ability to reflect and engage with societal issues.

Course program

Foundations of Theatre of the Self
Biographical Theatre and Autobiographical Narrative
Crafting Identity and Subjectivity in Theatre
Intimacy, Testimony, and Meta-Theatricality in Autobiographical Theatre
Identity, Love, and the Human Condition in Theatre of the Self
Theatre of the Self and Societal Reflection
Postmodernism, Deconstruction, and Global Perspectives in Theatre