To enable students to examine historical, social and cultural forces and how they shape theatre with a particular focus on the influence of technology, the representation of the body and the diversity of theatre and performance practices in the late twentieth and early twenty first centuries
Evaluate and analyse a range of theatrical genres in their historical, social and cultural contexts.
Evaluate and analyse canonical theatre and music theatre texts for performance.
Interpret, analyse and present information in a range of prescribed formats.
Apply the principles of critical analysis to theatre and performance studies.