FF:DISB020 Czech enlightenment and theatr - Course Information
DISB020 Czech enlightenment and theatreFaculty of Arts
- Extent and Intensity
- 2/0/5. 4 credit(s). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: z (credit).
- prof. PhDr. Margita Havlíčková (lecturer)
- Guaranteed by
- prof. PhDr. Margita Havlíčková
Department of Theatre Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Karolína Stehlíková, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Theatre Studies - Faculty of Arts
- Fri 10:00–11:40 G01
- 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
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- Course objectives
- The course introduces to the history of the Enlightenment theatre in Bohemia and Moravia. It will introduce essential personalities of theatre life and the most important theatrical and historical events.
- Learning outcomes
- At the end of the course student will be able to:
- explain the influence of the European Enlightenment theatre to the professional theatre in Bohemia and in Moravia;
- identify the specifics of the theatre in the context of the Enlightenment reforms;
- analyse the situation of the Czech professional theatre at the end of the 18th century;
- describe the differences of German and Czech professional theatre;
- understand the attempts of Czech Enlightenment scholars to create the national theatre culture.
- 1. Introduction
- 2. Historical context – 18th century
- 3. The Enlightenment
- 4. European theatre reforms
- 5. The influence of Hamburg and Vienna
- 6. The Enlightenment directors of the Municipal theatre in Brno
- 7. The Goldoni season in the theatre of Kotce
- 8. Nostic Theatre in Prague
- 9. Patriotic theatre of Bouda
- 10. Patriotic theatre of Hyberns
- 11. Theatre as a national institution
- 12. Summary, conclusion.
- recommended literature
- Černý, František a kol. Dějiny českého divadla, 2. díl, Academia, Praha 1969
- Teaching methods
- Lectures, class discussions, self-study of selected readings. The lectures are given in Czech, students are expected to have a solid command of the Czech language.
- Assessment methods
- Written test and/or oral exam. In order to pass the exam at least 70% of correct answers is required.
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