Assignments—Week of 4/28
Monday, April 28, 2014
Monday--50 notecards due Friday. Finish Hamlet 3.1. if you haven't already.
Tuesday--Prepare your version of the nunnery scene (3.1. 99-175). Write a well-developed paragraph explaining the textual evidence that informed your decisions for blocking, set design, gestures, etc.
Group 1: Hamlet knows from the beginning of the scene that Polonius and Claudius are watching him.
Group 2: Hamlet does not know until later in the scene that he is being watched. Your group decides when, based on the script.
Group 3: Hamlet never knows he is being watched.
Wednesday--Read Hamlet 3.2. Group performance of 3.2.96-317. Group members must complete the Performance Preparation handout.
Thursday--50 notecards due tomorrow. Read Hamlet 3.3 and 3.4.
Friday--Read Act 4 for Tuesday. Complete the questions for your assigned character.