Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
This thesis follows the experience of Reuben Mitchell in his portrayal of the characters Bacchus, Poseidon, Vertumnus, and Hermes in the play "Metamorphoses". It consists of observations on the characters, character analysis, a daily record of the rehearsal process, an overview of the process of developing each of the above mentioned characters, ground plans of the stage layout, a review of the play in Baton Rouge’s local newspaper The Advocate and thoughts/conclusions on the discoveries made during the experience of the play. All quotations are from the text of Mary Zimmerman’s "Metamorphoses".
Document Availability at the Time of Submission
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Mitchell, Reuben, "The role of Hermes et.al. in Mary Zimmerman's Metamorphoses: a production thesis in acting" (2007). LSU Master's Theses. 4001.