Performing and Media Arts (PMA)Arts and Sciences

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PMA 1130

What would it be like to go through life as a completely different person? In order to expose and combat social injustice, journalists have crossed lines of race, gender, age, class and appearance and ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17766PMA 1130  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Purvis, R

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

PMA 1131

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17767PMA 1131  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Kane, C

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

PMA 1149

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17798PMA 1149  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Pozsonyi, K

  • Due to the overlap in material, you will not receive credit for this class if you have previously taken FGSS 1115 (Fa19)

PMA 1151

What happens when we represent the scientific experiment onstage? How can we use the scientific method to ignite creative modes of storytelling and critical analysis? In the cross-pollinations between ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17800PMA 1151  SEM 101

    • MW
    • Richmond, K

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

PMA 1153

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17801PMA 1153  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Cicoski, J

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

PMA 1200

Entry-level class. Covers the fundamentals of elementary dance training. Movement sequences focusing on rhythm, placement, and vitality of performance through an anatomically sound dance technique. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PE 1180

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  8042PMA 1200  STU 501

    • MW
    • Nathanielsz, J

PMA 1410

The Media Production Lab course is a series of self-contained lecture/workshops on various topics in the production of film and video. The workshops will be a mix of lecture and hands on experience with ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  7218PMA 1410  LEC 001

    • F
    • Cross, W

PMA 1610

Learn what it takes to prepare a live show. Students work on getting scenery, costumes, and lighting ready for performance or for production. Gain the practical skills and learn to use the tools that are ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  7037PMA 1610  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Bernstein, S

      Cross, W

  • To enroll in this course you will need to attend the information session held in the Schwartz Center Lobby during the first week of classes.

PMA 1611

Perform in a departmental theatre production or dance concert. Research a role, develop a character, and perform for a live audience in a faculty supervised production. Explore choreography and perform ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  7061PMA 1611  STU 502

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • To enroll in this course you will need to attend the information session held in the Schwartz Center Lobby during the first week of classes.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Much Ado Cast

  •  7060PMA 1611  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Mar 11 - May 2, 2020
    • Staff

  • To enroll in this course you will need to attend the information session held in the Schwartz Center Lobby during the first week of classes.

PMA 1670

The Student Laboratory Theatre Company (SLTC) is a group of student-actors who earn credit by acting in three scenes directed by students taking PMA 4880. Students enrolling in SLTC for credit earn 1 credit ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  9576PMA 1670  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Feldshuh, D

PMA 1700

What makes us laugh, and what doesn't? How does laughter vary from person to person, place to place, and across time? What work does laughter perform? Is it contagious? What does it mean to have (or lack) ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16551PMA 1700  STU 501

    • MW
    • Feldshuh, D

      Warner, S

PMA 2000

The Colloquium provides opportunities for exchange, reflection, discussion of relevant concepts, and extended engagement with the media objects made in a variety of Making Media courses. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18410PMA 2000  LAB 401

    • TBA
    • Haenni, S

PMA 2220

Introductory modern technique intended for students with some dance training. Material covered includes specific spinal and center work with attention to rhythm, design, and movement expression. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PE 1183

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  7027PMA 2220  STU 501

    • TR
    • Ceynowa, N

  • Course fee of $40.

PMA 2510

Learn the skills necessary to produce/curate/mount a film festival from planning to execution. The Centrally Isolated Film Festival (CIFF) involves students in all aspects of film festival organization, ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  8477PMA 2510  LAB 401

    • TBA
    • Haenni, S

PMA 2560

From the beginning of the twentieth century to the present moment, movies -- and in particular Hollywood -- have profoundly influenced the ways in which people see, think and talk about the world. Focusing ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2760ENGL 2761VISST 2300

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17775PMA 2560  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Haenni, S

  • 17776PMA 2560  DIS 201

    • R
    • Staff

  • 17777PMA 2560  DIS 202

    • R
    • Staff

  • 17778PMA 2560  DIS 203

    • F
    • Staff

  • 17779PMA 2560  DIS 204

    • F
    • Staff

PMA 2610

Learn what it means to run a live show. Participate as part of a team to ensure all the elements work together and on time. Learn the intricacies of collaborating with a production group to create a unified ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: LGD Crew SP20

  •  7040PMA 2610  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Feb 20 - Mar 7, 2020
    • Cross, W

  • To enroll in this course you will need to attend the information session held in the Schwartz Center Lobby during the first week of classes.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: LGD Crew SP20

  •  7038PMA 2610  STU 502

    • TBA
    • Feb 20 - Mar 7, 2020
    • Moro, J

  • To enroll in this course you will need to attend the information session held in the Schwartz Center Lobby during the first week of classes.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: LGD Crew SP20

  •  7039PMA 2610  STU 503

    • TBA
    • Feb 20 - Mar 7, 2020
    • Bernstein, S

  • To enroll in this course you will need to attend the information session held in the Schwartz Center Lobby during the first week of classes.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: LGD Crew SP20

  • 18457PMA 2610  STU 504

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - Mar 7, 2020
    • Cross, W

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Much Ado Crew

  • 18458PMA 2610  STU 505

    • TBA
    • Apr 13 - May 2, 2020
    • Cross, W

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Much Ado Crew

  • 18459PMA 2610  STU 506

    • TBA
    • Apr 13 - May 2, 2020
    • Cross, W

      Moro, J

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Much Ado Crew

  • 18460PMA 2610  STU 507

    • TBA
    • Apr 13 - May 2, 2020
    • Bernstein, S

      Cross, W

PMA 2611

Practical experience in the organization and management of a theatrical production as an assistant stage manager for a fully supported department production under the supervision of the staff ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7907PMA 2611  LAB 401

    • TBA
    • Cross, W

PMA 2620

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: FGSS 2620

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16941PMA 2620  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Stratford, A

PMA 2680

"Language is a skin," the critic Roland Barthes once wrote: "I rub my language against the other. It is as if I had words instead of fingers, or fingers at the tip of my words. My language trembles with ... view course details

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  •  8807PMA 2680  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Hanson, E

PMA 2681

What can we learn about Shakespeare's plays from their reception by late modernity? What can we learn about modern cultures from the way they appropriate these texts and the Shakespeare mystique? We will ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ENGL 2080

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7270PMA 2681  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Davis, S

PMA 2683

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4194ENGL 2983

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8096PMA 2683  LEC 001

  • Taught in Washington, DC.

PMA 2703

From hieroglyphs to HTML, ancient poetry to audiotape, and Plato's cave to virtual reality, "Thinking Media" offers a multidisciplinary introduction to the most influential media formats of the last three ... view course details

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  •  9447PMA 2703  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Born, E

PMA 2800

An introduction to the actor's technique and performance skills, exploring the elements necessary to begin training as an actor, i.e., observation, concentration, and imagination. Focus is on physical ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7092PMA 2800  STU 501

    • MW
    • Milles, B

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8068PMA 2800  STU 502

    • TR
    • Black, T

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7093PMA 2800  STU 503

    • TR
    • Black, T

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8568PMA 2800  STU 504

    • MW
    • Goelzer, C

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18100PMA 2800  STU 505

    • MW
    • Angelopoulos, P

PMA 2805

This intro level course introduces students to selected practical means of creating original, collaborative works of theater in response to a prompt, a theme, a text or other identified source material. ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16549PMA 2805  STU 501

    • TR
    • Goelzer, C

PMA 2901

This studio class will introduce students to a range of contemporary performance techniques in a Spanish context.  Through exercises, improvisation, textual analysis, and scene study, students will develop ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ROMS 2901

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8558PMA 2901  STU 501

    • MW
    • Angelopoulos, P

PMA 3000

Independent study allows students the opportunity to pursue special interests not treated in regularly scheduled courses. A faculty member, who becomes the student's instructor for the course, must approve ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7043PMA 3000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7044PMA 3000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Haenni, S

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7045PMA 3000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Levitt, B

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7046PMA 3000  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Chu, J

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7047PMA 3000  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Bunn, A

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7048PMA 3000  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Suber, P

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7049PMA 3000  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Milles, B

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7050PMA 3000  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Goelzer, C

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7347PMA 3000  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Salvato, N

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8141PMA 3000  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Cross, W

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8144PMA 3000  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Staff

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8706PMA 3000  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Sheppard, S

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8722PMA 3000  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Bernstein, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8892PMA 3000  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Feldshuh, D

PMA 3210

Intermediate Western classical dance technique. Work is done on strengthening the body through a movement technique emphasizing presence and musicality based on harmonic muscular control. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PE 1184

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  7031PMA 3210  STU 501

    • TR
    • Suber, P

  • Course fee of $40.

PMA 3212

Pan-African Drum and Dance Ensemble is an introductory performance course where students learn performance traditions from across West Africa. No prior experience is necessary. Students may choose to focus ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 3612MUSIC 3612

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  9509PMA 3212  STU 501

    • T
    • Anim, I

PMA 3213

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18552PMA 3213  SEM 101

    • T
    • Jan 21, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • Feb 4, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • Feb 18, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • Mar 3, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • Mar 10, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • Apr 7, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • Apr 21, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

    • T
    • May 5, 2020
    • Ortiz, B

PMA 3220

Intermediate modern technique focusing on rhythm, placement, and phrasing for students who are prepared to refine the skills of dancing. Students are challenged by complex phrases and musicality. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PE 1185

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  7032PMA 3220  STU 501

    • MW
    • Chu, J

  • Course fee of $40.

PMA 3225

This course will explore questions of how we perceive articulations of identity on the moving body. How do histories and cultural behaviors define differences? What are the conventions of race, gender, ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 4225

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  7033PMA 3225  STU 501

    • MW
    • Chu, J

PMA 3228

This course explores our world, tragically divided and torn apart by walls of exclusion. How far are people free, with the right to choose where they belong and to take up the traditions of other cultures? ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16560PMA 3228  SEM 101

    • MW
    • Chu, J

PMA 3350

Formally titled "technosomakinesics," this class works to expand the specific aesthetics related to dance as embodied performance. Included in the process is the analysis of built environments that both ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: VISST 3758

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16562PMA 3350  STU 501

    • W
    • Suber, P

PMA 3351

This course will cultivate collaborations between the practice and study of dance with fields such as architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, painting, digital arts, and other design and creative ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 4351

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  7035PMA 3351  STU 501

    • TR
    • Suber, P

PMA 3421

Without literary theory, there is no idea of literature, of criticism, of culture. While exciting theoretical paradigms emerged in the late 20th century, including structuralism and poststructuralism, ... view course details

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  •  8040PMA 3421  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Bachner, A

      Caruth, C

PMA 3515

The course will offer an overview of video art, alternative documentary video, and digital installation and networked art. It will analyze four phases of video and new media: (1) the development of video ... view course details

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  •  9278PMA 3515  SEM 101

  • Please email Professor Murray (tcm1@cornell.edu) with the following information: Your name and Cornell email address, course code and number you wish to be enrolled (example: COML 3115), if you are a current COML Major, graduation month/year. When you are approved, you will receive a permission number for the pre-enrollment period. Thank you.

PMA 3531

This course explores the fundamentals of writing for the screen. The class format will include creative writing assignments, class discussion, screenings and workshop. Students will produce short film ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7106PMA 3531  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Bunn, A

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17471PMA 3531  SEM 102

    • MW
    • Stratford, A

PMA 3551

Global Cinema I and II together offer an overview of international film history from the late nineteenth century to today. Through a focus on key films and significant epochs, the course traces the evolution ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 6551VISST 3176

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7094PMA 3551  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Fitzpatrick, V

PMA 3609

This is a variable credit learning experience for students engaged in creating productions in the Department of Performing and Media Arts.  Students may act, assistant direct, assistant stage manage, or ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Much Ado Cast

  •  8797PMA 3609  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Mar 11 - May 2, 2020
    • Black, T

PMA 3610

Collaborate with a faculty member in the development and production of a live event, in a mentored role of Assistant Designer, Assistant Director, or Assistant Choreographer. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  7099PMA 3610  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Bernstein, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  7100PMA 3610  STU 502

    • TBA
    • Moro, J

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  7622PMA 3610  STU 503

    • TBA
    • Cross, W

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  8137PMA 3610  STU 504

    • TBA
    • Chu, J

PMA 3615

Introduction to draping and patterning basics followed by research, experimentation, and translation of historic silhouettes and structure. Previous basic machine sewing experience helpful, but ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 16550PMA 3615  STU 501

    • TR
    • Bernstein, S

PMA 3650

The understanding and application of lighting control technologies is crucial to the use of light as a medium of expression. Emphasis will be on console programming to create and support artistic performance.  ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7906PMA 3650  STU 501

    • MW
    • Moro, J

PMA 3660

Design of costumes for theatre and film, concentrating on script and character analysis, period research, design elements, figure drawing and rendering skills, and an understanding of production ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7041PMA 3660  STU 501

    • TR
    • Bernstein, S

PMA 3680

Covering the basics of digital audio, bioacoustics, psychoacoustics and sound design, as they apply to theatre, film and music production.  Students create soundscapes for text and moving image using ProTools ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MUSIC 3431

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7097PMA 3680  STU 501

    • MW
    • Cross, W

PMA 3724

Tragedy and its audiences from ancient Greece to modern theater and film. Topics: origins of theatrical conventions; Shakespeare and Seneca; tragedy in modern theater and film. Works studied will include: ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CLASS 3645COML 3440

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16278PMA 3724  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Ahl, F

PMA 3740

In A Theory of Parody, Linda Hutcheon defines parody broadly as "repetition with critical difference, which marks difference rather than similarity." Taking a cue from Hutcheon, we will consider parody ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3745FGSS 3740LGBT 3740

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

PMA 3751

This course is designed to introduce students to a range of historical, cross-cultural, and transnational performance texts, theories, and practices; to motivate students to examine the broad social, political, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7042PMA 3751  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Jaime, K

PMA 3755

How have movements for sexual liberation used performance as a means of self-expression and strategies for social justice? How have theatrical stages served as sites of queer sociality and crucibles of ... view course details

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  • 16553PMA 3755  SEM 101

    • MW
    • Warner, S

PMA 3800

Practical exploration of the actor's craft through exercises in physical and psychological action, improvisation and scene study. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7804PMA 3800  STU 501

    • TR
    • Goelzer, C

PMA 3865

A laboratory approach to new plays involving text analysis, scene work, and interactions with the authors of unproduced work. Authors who agree to participate with the class will submit plays for study ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16572PMA 3865  STU 501

    • W
    • Levitt, B

PMA 4222

Advanced and pre-professional advanced ballet and modern technique. This class meets 4 days per week. This course is a combination of PMA 3210 and PMA 3220 in the same semester.  Attendance to concerts ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  7908PMA 4222  STU 501

    • MTWR
    • Chu, J

      Suber, P

PMA 4225

This course will continue the critical inquiry investigated in Mapping the Moving Body. Intended for advanced students, it will address the dialogue between contemporary choreography and current sociopolitical ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 3225

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  •  7034PMA 4225  STU 501

    • MW
    • Chu, J

PMA 4230

Pre-professional/Advanced ballet or modern technique with modern and contemporary ballet company repertory rehearsal and performances. This class meets 2 days per week, 3 hrs. 10 minutes per ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7909PMA 4230  STU 501

    • MW
    • Chu, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7910PMA 4230  STU 502

    • TR
    • Suber, P

PMA 4351

This course continues the work done in PMA 3351. At an advanced level, this course will further explore the choreographic and design principles of contemporary choreographer, William Forsythe, who began ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 3351

  • 2-3 Credits Graded

  •  7036PMA 4351  STU 501

    • TR
    • Suber, P

PMA 4401

This production seminar is for students with basic documentary filmmaking skills who want to work with previously collected footage and/or are in production on a project in or around Ithaca. Over the course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 4401ANTHR 7401PMA 7401

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18019PMA 4401  STU 501

    • M
    • Raheja, N

PMA 4501

Radical transformations in our media landscape raise urgent questions for the field of cinema and media studies.  This course focuses on a topic drawn from current scholarly research.  They may include: ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Love Hurts

  • 16588PMA 4501  SEM 101

    • W
    • Fitzpatrick, V

PMA 4505

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16944PMA 4505  STU 501

    • M
    • Stratford, A

PMA 4532

Focuses on the structure and style of the original web-series and long-form short screenplay, and incorporates extensive peer feedback, workshop, and revision. Students will produce and revise an original ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16566PMA 4532  STU 501

    • W
    • Bunn, A

  • Fill out the form at https://forms.gle/FHyWEErxbFvpxGq29,

PMA 4585

A continuation of PMA 3570, Introduction to Visual Storytelling, students will dive deeper into creating story driven short form narratives. Students will have the opportunity to develop and produce a ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: VISST 4793

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16613PMA 4585  STU 501

    • TR
    • Palmer, J

PMA 4607

A studio practicum that is the culmination of several semesters of coursework in choreography and design, this course is the student's preparation for an end of semester public presentation of an original ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  8711PMA 4607  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Chu, J

PMA 4608

AUPR in Design is a capstone experience in practice as research. Student take a leadership role as a designer, working with faculty as peers on a fully supported departmental production. After taking courses ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  8055PMA 4608  STU 501

    • TBA
    • Intemann, E

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  8070PMA 4608  STU 502

    • TBA
    • Bernstein, S

PMA 4620

Concentrates on designing lighting for different genres of performance in various venues. Emphasis is placed on developing both the visual sophistication and the technical artistry of the lighting designer. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: VISST 4563

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8520PMA 4620  STU 501

    • MW
    • Moro, J

PMA 4661

A survey of the origins and applications of the term Absurdism. What is the style it provokes? This course traces the roots, definitions, and contemporary resonance of Absurdism. How and why would we stage ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16616PMA 4661  STU 501

    • MW
    • Milles, B

PMA 4675

Examines how collaboration among stage directors, designers, and actors leads to differing interpretations of plays. The course focuses on how the texts themselves are blueprints for productions with particular ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ENGL 4210VISST 4546

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16617PMA 4675  SEM 101

    • R
    • Levitt, B

PMA 4701

This course explores nightlife as a temporality that fosters countercultural performances of the self and that serves as a site for the emergence of alternative kinship networks.  Focusing on queer communities ... view course details

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  • 16631PMA 4701  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Jaime, K

PMA 4880

Builds on the directing techniques learned in Fundamentals of Directing I. In this course each student directs actors from the Student Laboratory Theatre Company in a series of projects and public presentations ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8798PMA 4880  STU 501

    • MW
    • Feldshuh, D

PMA 4950

First of a two-semester sequence (the second is PMA 4951) for seniors engaged in an honors project.  Honor guidelines and form. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  • 18383PMA 4950  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Goelzer, C

PMA 4951

Second of a two-semester sequence (the first is PMA 4950) for students engaged in an honors project. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7067PMA 4951  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Chu, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7068PMA 4951  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Stratford, A

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7069PMA 4951  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Salvato, N

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7850PMA 4951  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Goelzer, C

PMA 6551

Global Cinema I and II together offer an overview of international film history from the late nineteenth century to today. Through a focus on key films and significant epochs, the course traces the evolution ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 3551VISST 3176

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7107PMA 6551  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Fitzpatrick, V

PMA 6600

An introduction to the theory and methods involved in the study of the theatre. Attention focuses on pedagogy and the profession in Part I. Part II explores current scholarly trends. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8193PMA 6600  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Warner, S

PMA 6619

Urban Representation Labs are intended to bring students and faculty into direct contact with complex urban representations spanning a wide media spectrum and evoking a broad set of humanist discourses. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARCH 6408ARCH 6509SHUM 6819

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Edge Cities: Urban Images in Global Cinema

  • 18451PMA 6619  SEM 101

    • W
    • Haenni, S

PMA 6701

This course explores nightlife as a temporality that fosters countercultural performances of the self and that serves as a site for the emergence of alternative kinship networks.  Focusing on queer communities ... view course details

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  • 16636PMA 6701  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Jaime, K

PMA 6755

How have movements for sexual liberation used performance as a means of self-expression and strategies for social justice? How have theatrical stages served as sites of queer sociality and crucibles of ... view course details

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  • 16557PMA 6755  SEM 101

    • MW
    • Warner, S

PMA 7000

Independent study in theatre allows graduate students the opportunity to pursue special interests not treated in regularly scheduled courses. A faculty member, who becomes the student's instructor for ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7051PMA 7000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Rogers, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7052PMA 7000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Gainor, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7053PMA 7000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Haenni, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7054PMA 7000  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Levitt, B

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7055PMA 7000  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Salvato, N

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7056PMA 7000  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Villarejo, A

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7057PMA 7000  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Warner, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7058PMA 7000  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Chu, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7059PMA 7000  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Milles, B

PMA 7100

Provides graduate students in the field of Performing and Media Arts an opportunity to work directly with a faculty member to explore pedagogical theory and practice for undergraduate theatre classes in ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7203PMA 7100  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Feldshuh, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7209PMA 7100  SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Warner, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8707PMA 7100  SEM 103

    • TBA
    • Simmons, G

PMA 7401

This production seminar is for students with basic documentary filmmaking skills who want to work with previously collected footage and/or are in production on a project in or around Ithaca. Over the course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 4401ANTHR 7401PMA 4401

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18021PMA 7401  STU 501

    • M
    • Raheja, N

PMA 9900

Graduate student course while working on thesis and research for dissertation. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7062PMA 9900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Salvato, N