Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
This thesis covers the experience of Christopher C. Cariker in his portrayal of the character Killer Joe Cooper in the play Killer Joe. It contains a character analysis, a daily record of the rehearsal process, an interview with the actor who played the original Killer Joe, Paul Dillon, a breakdown of the fight at the end of the show, acknowledgments, and thoughts/conclusions on the lessons learned throughout the experience of doing the play.
Document Availability at the Time of Submission
Release the entire work immediately for access worldwide.
Cariker, Christopher C., "The role of Killer Joe in Tracy Letts' Killer Joe: a production thesis in acting" (2003). LSU Master's Theses. 326.