DC FILM AND THEATRE, an exploration of the vibrant relationship the nation's capital has with the dramatic arts. Students will study as well as attend live plays performed in the city. In addition, we will screen and analyze some films that have been shot or set in the capital. From Mr. Smith Goes to Washington to All the Presidents Men to National Treasure, how has the perception of our nation's capital changed over the years? An insider's view into the world of the legitimate stage as well as a peek at the city through the Hollywood lens.
Taught by Professor Charles Evered