Akrobatics 2

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
703ADC2 Z 1 2T Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Adopting additional basic exercises in acrobatics, martial movements and their use in practice.

Mode of study

Regular weekly instruction

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Completion of 703ADA1

Course contents

Continuing to learn exercise skills on movement during acting applied in different environments, using objects, or a partner, and in basic fighting techniques. Knowledge will be used in comedia dell' arte, situation comedy, clowning, slapstick, and musicals.

Basic acrobatics (handsprings, neck springs), fighting exercises (kicks, hits), and eccentrics (tripping, and so on). Methods and safety of various exercises is maintained, contact exercises, conditioning, relaxing, and in pairs.

Recommended or required reading

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

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

Rémy,Tristan. Klauniády. Orbis, 1968

Assessment methods and criteria

Completed with credit upon successfull performance of these requirements:

a) handstand, somersault

b) tuck from laying to laying on the back, upswing

c) handspring

d) group movement study using acrobatics.

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