Full time studies
Mission: Developing the stage idiom of the actor’s body through classical and contemporary movement techniques; stimulating the general psycho-physical and creative development of the students in the direction of physical theatre; developing the students’ individuality in the context of the collective stage expression.
Practical Experience: The students participate in creative workshops exploring the correlation actor – stage space, in the spirit of the European ideas and methods, with one unifying principle – the movement.
Graduation Project: Performances on the stages of the Drama Training Theatre.
The candidates are expected to prepare in advance the following audition materials: 3 physical sketches (up to 1.5 minutes); 3 dance combinations with the respective technique – classical or historical, modern, folklore (up to 1.5 minutes); drama materials – 1 fable, 1 poem, 1 monologue, 1 song.
Performance of one sketch and one dance at candidates’ own choice. The aim is to test the candidates’ physical and psychological qualities as well as their dance techniques.
Performance of candidates’ verbal materials and the song. The aim is to test the candidates’ artistic talent as well as to reveal their psycho-technical abilities and their musical skills.
Candidates perform the rest of the prepared dances and sketches (at the evaluation panel’s choice) as well as various tasks for: appropriate realization of and adaptiveness to nonstandard tasks. The aim is to test the candidates’ improvising abilities and creative thinking.
Interview with the candidates. The aim is to test the candidates’ general knowledge and motivation
Pantomime Synthesis – Introduction to Pantomime
Pantomime Synthesis – Mono-Pantomime
Pantomime Synthesis – Mime Drama
Synthesis of Movement Performance
Classical Dance Techniques
Stage Movement Improvisation
Contemporary Dance Techniques
Bulgarian Folk Dances
Jazz Dance Techniques
Stage Combat Techniques
History of Dance
Drama Theatre Acting
Introduction to History of European Theatre
History of Music
History of Fine Arts
History of Russian Theatre
History of American Theatre
History of European Theatre – Modernism
History of European Theatre – Postmodernism
Introduction to History of Cinema
History of European Literature
History of Philosophy
History of Mythology and Religion
History of Civilizations
Fundamentals of Psychology
Screenwriting for TV Reality Show
Introduction to Vocal Training
Stage Makeup and Hairstyles
Acting for the Screen Arts
Far-Eastern Stage Combat Techniques
Modern Dance Techniques
Development of Musical Perception
Interpretation of Musical Genres
Parallel Between Singing and Movement
Ethno folk Dances
Style and Etiquette