VV040 Theater Play

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2018
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: k (colloquium). Other types of completion: z (credit).
doc. PhDr. Josef Prokeš, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Aleš Horák, Ph.D.
Department of Machine Learning and Data Processing - Faculty of Informatics
Supplier department: Department of Machine Learning and Data Processing - Faculty of Informatics
Wed 18:00–21:30 D1, except Wed 16. 5., except Wed 23. 5.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Main objectives can be summarized as follows: Students' theater performance training and realization in honour of the Dies Academicus Brunensis annual event. At the end of the course students should be able to create dramatical role; understand and explain trends of the contemporary theater.
Learning outcomes
Student will be able to:
to take on a particular theatrical role;
define the role of theater dramaturgy;
to analyze a specific theatrical inscenation;
to demonstrate their own creative approach to the theater.
  • Students' theater performance will be trained during the semester, with its mid-May premiere at the Dies Academicus Brunensis event. The premiere will be held at the Faculty of Informatics, closing performance is supposed to happen at HaDivadlo od Husa-na-provázku theaters
  • Rehearsals are every Wednesday starting from 6p.m., the weekend before the premiere is allocated for dry run
  • In the begining of the semester a casting will happen; those who will not pass through recruitment may integrate within the organizing team (scene building, backdrop)
  • The course is open to the whole University, teacher's approval is needed for registration.
    required literature
  • PROKEŠ, Josef. 15 let studentského divadla Fakulty informatiky Masarykovy univerzity 1998-2012 (15 Years of Student Theatre at the Faculty of Informatics 1998-2012. A publication to celebrate the fiftheenth anniversary of PROFITHEATRE at the faculty of informatics at Masaryk University.). První vydání. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2012. 118 pp. ISBN 978-80-210-5972-6. info
    recommended literature
  • PROKEŠ, Josef. Studentské divadlo jako umění i psychoterapie, jako multipedagogický projekt. Revue Universitas, Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2003, vol. 36, No 4, p. 18 - 21. ISSN 1211-3384. info
  • PROKEŠ, Josef. Divadelní hry (Emodrink z Elsinoru, Rychlé šípy na kolenou). 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2012. ISBN 978-80-210-5973-3. URL info
Teaching methods
explanation and demonstration, discussion, simulation, the game of roles, guided exploration, brainstorming, team work, crtitical thinking
Assessment methods
Final project (theatre performance).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2018, recent)
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