Training 4

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
204TRK4 ZK 1 1T Czech summer

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Name of lecturer(s)


Learning outcomes of the course unit

To acquaint students with the function of their own body, explain the space and movement concept of acting.

Mode of study


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Study continues 210TRK1-210TRK3.

Course contents


One of the basic tasks of training is the elimination of bad habits. The lessons work on the basics of certain dance techniques like dance gymnastics, Martha Graham techniques, Jose Limon techniques, pantomime, jazz dance and ballet. The result should be perfect mastery of the body as an important acting tool.


Years I-II: instruction, gradual familiarization with various procedures, techniques: body building, dance gymnastics, classical ballet, modern dance and jazz.

Years III-IV: training mainly in endurance, physique

Recommended or required reading

Kroschlová Eva, Jevištní pohyb, Divadelní fakulta AMU, Praha 2003

Kulka J., Psychologie pro herce SPN, Praha 1985.

Payneová H., Kreativní pohyb a tanec, Praha 1999

Vávra V., Mluvíme beze slov, Praha 1960

Kyliánova nadace: Videozáznamy představení předních umělců, kteří propojují herectví s pohybem či tancem

Vostrý J., O hereckém představování, metodická příručka 1983

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded for active participation in class, (80% attendance) and the final summary.

Further information

Course may be repeated

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

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The subject is a part of the following study plans