Acrobatics 4

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703ADA4 Z 1 2T Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Use of learned exercises in one's theatre work.

Mode of study

Regular weekly instruction

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Instruction linked to the previous courses (703ADA1, 703ADA2, 703ADA3).

Course contents

Practical uses of acrobatics, eccentrics, and fighting exercises in various skits. Exercises follow up on the previous programs, with an emphasis on perfecting form.

Acquired acrobatic skills (starting with rolls, through necksprings, flips and somersaults), fighting exercises (falls, hits, kicks, covers), eccentric exercises applied as styled tasks (imagination with an object, and character of a person, etc.).

Recommended or required reading

Barba,Eugenio- Savarese, Nicola. Slovník divadelní antropologie,o skrytém umění herců. Divadelní ústav, 2000

Cihlář, Ondřej. Nový cirkus. Pražská scéna, 2006

Reidinger, Jiří Bilbo. Když bolí úsměv. AMU, 2008

Rémy,Tristan. Klauniády. Orbis, 1968

Assessment methods and criteria

Completion a) standing on hands, turn and stand, cradle, „inchworm“, crouch vaultand nackspring.

handspring forward leaning on head.

Walkover forward and back (girls).

b) short independent etude using at least three acrobatic exercises.

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