Costume Making 5

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
203KTR5 ZK 3 6T Czech winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Mode of study

Personal consultations on assignments, texts, sources of inspiration, sketch and drawings preparations. Consultations and analysis of dramatic situations, proposals of drama figures, significance of objects on stage and their implementation in professional theatre. Management in the implementation of selected costuming designs for academic purposes (exhibits, summary exams, school presentations...).

Work is evaluated on 4 dates during the academic year.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Ability of artistic communication, dramatic artistic manifestation and conceptional thought. Knowledge of basic forms of historical clothing and basic materials for implementation of costuming. Ability to work with a drama text, its formulation, definition of its significance and sense. A bearing in related disciplines - fine arts, literature, material culture, classical music. Creativity and continuity skills.

Course contents

Specific features of costumes for opera, drama and ballet. The dramatic text and conceptions of costume creation.

Recommended or required reading

L. Kybalová - Dějiny odívání (all volumes)

E. Thielle - Geschichte des Kostümes

J. Arnold - Patterns off Fashion 1-2

Moussinac - Dějiny divadla

Blahník - Dějiny divadla

O. Zich - Estetika dramatického umění

K. Kratochvíl - Ze světa komedie del'Arte

V. Ptáčková - Česká scenografie XX. stol.

J. Trojan - Dějiny opery

L. Kybalová, O. Herbenová, M. Lamarová - Obrazová encyklopedie mody

From the collections of the Kyoto Costuming Insitute - History of Costuming of the 18th., 19th.and 20th centuries

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on: attendance, drama thinking skills, drama situation analysis, creativity and continuity, artistry, completion of all assignments, presentation and implementation of a costuming object, ability to defend one's concept.

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

room K442

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
room K442

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Mon 14:00–16:30 Hana FISCHEROVÁ Atelier
Karlova 26, Praha 1
Thu 14:00–16:30 Hana FISCHEROVÁ Atelier
Karlova 26, Praha 1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

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