Post Graduate Diploma, as its name suggest, it is a Diploma level course which can be pursued after Graduation. Post Graduate Diploma in Theatre Arts is related to Acting, drama and some part of Dance. The course gives exposure towards the various theatre activities including both on stage and off stage and make them understand about individual and collaborative intelligence required to become a successful Theatre Artist.
The course is designed to create artists by providing training, theatre practices, venue, etc for working in different Medias like film, radio, television, etc.
candidates holding graduation degree in any stream from a recognized or reputed institute are eligible for this course. The minimum qualifying marks and the age are 2 criteria needed to be checked from the office of selected office before submission of the admissions form.
Admissions can be availed in three ways- direct, through entrance test and an interview. Most of the institutes offer direct admissions where as some reputed institutes short list the candidates depending upon their performance in test and interview. This is just to check or validate the knowledge of the candidates.
The duration for this course is 1 year. It may vary in case of part time course or if the candidates are from different streams.
Further Study options
After completion of this course, if a candidate is willing to pursue higher studies he or she can go for short term course related to Acting/ direction/ Dramatic Arts/ Screen Writing and any other related field. Certification, Diploma and advance diploma level course are available in all these fields.
The course starts with introductory sessions about the theatre. Candidates learn about stage technology, Basics of performances, Play Analysis, theatre work shops, etc. The course also includes study about scene design, lighting design, costume design, theatrical make up, etc.
A part of course teaches about history of Theatre, famous theatre artist, famous plays and various land marks from the history and advancements of theatre arts.
The course also includes some projects and seminars and candidates are allowed to choose some elective subjects as per their interest.
These candidates are suitable f working in film industry, art galleries, theatres, museums and Indian Classical dance and art centers. They can become a Teacher, film director, creative moment specialist, theatre artist, Actor/ Actress, etc as per their skills and interest.
Post Graduate Diploma Theatre Arts Admissions for 2018 - 2019 Academic Year
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