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An Approach to Character Work: The Artistic Manifestation of the Human Experience

Melvin, Chiquita
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Melvin, Chiquita
Advisor
Kelly, Colleen
Abstract
This thesis is a compilation of written statements and digital performances of scenes and monologues derived from three years of graduate study. Chiquita Melvin includes her approach to building characters and depicting the human experience with the intent to captivate an audience in a shared, lived experience. This portfolio also includes a teaching philosophy, a journal which describes her thought process in selecting dramatic works, a video introduction, as well as other supplemental materials necessary for a career in acting.
Language
English
Published
University of Virginia, Department of Drama, MFA (Master of Fine Arts), 2019
Published Date
2019-04-30
Degree
MFA (Master of Fine Arts)
Collection
Libra ETD Repository
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