About Bachelor of Performing Arts#


The Bachelor Performing Arts is a 3 year program at the end of which is an additional optional year (4th) for internship and personal mentoring. This is a composite study inspired by the philosophy that there was 1 book for the Arts – Natyashastra and hence our course is a holistic understanding of the body which is expressed through the mediums of music, dance, drama. If you have a passion for the creative arts, then this program is perfect for you as it provides wholistic training to every student. The program has made been in such a way that provides a comprehensive manner of understanding which caters to the talent of artists from across multiple backgroundsc either Indian or International. The course has been designd in such a way that allows the students to explore the contemporary and traditional disciplines in music, dance and acting, physical theatre, music theatre, sound design, cinematic representation and many more. With a focus on creating performance, students will get to tailor their studies across numerous themes – contemporary, traditional, digital, applied arts and education. Students will be supported to develop themselves as innovative artists who are able to create, perform, manage themselves and others globally. Inorder to provide the students with much need practical learning experiene, the Faculty of Performing Arts has been equipped with  state of the art facilities which include in-door and out-door, design studios, music studio, amongst other enriching facilities. The University also goes on to conduct sessions with actors and actresses from the film industries whose experience shapes the students' practical understanding of the field of arts.

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Bachelor of Performing Arts#Program Outcomes


Why Study Bachelor of Performing Arts#

Through this program students will get exposed to the field/industry through our diverse and excellent industry connections and networks. Internationally renowned faculties who will teach them the fundamentals of the field and the arts industry. In the 4th year they will get the real-life experience of work and our mentorship through which they can consolidate the learnings of the 3 years, gain valuable knowledge from a professional, or organization and build their artistic voice through practical skills.
Theatre Manager

Theatre Manager

An ability to manage theatrical set-ups by providing effective solutions in the management of on-stage dance and related performances

Film Visual Director

An ability to provide the most effective coordination and directing in films for the drama and film production

Film Visual Director
Script Writer

Script Writer

An ability to develop impactful literary works through script writing for plays and drama designed to depict dramatic expressions.

Broadcast Producer

An ability to create and direct electronic media content with a plot and scheme designed to provide an in-depth exposure into the field.

Broadcast Producer
Therapeutics and Arts

Therapeutics and Arts

Providing curative physical therapeutic treatments through the effective practice of arts

Actor/Actress

An ability to turn an acting passion into career through mastering the fundamentals of drama on a professional level

Actor/Actress
Live Art, Performance Art, Visual Theatre

Live Art, Performance Art, Visual Theatre

Any ability to provide effective displays through live artistic performances in visual theatre for dances, drama & music

Movement Art and Choreography

Developing unique movement and dancing styles which allows artists to develop unique choreographies

Movement Art and Choreography
Music Composer

Music Composer

Developing a unique ability to make music compositions and contribute to the industry

Music Media

An ability to master effective music compositions through music theatre and the best compositions

Music Media

Duration: 3 years + 1 year (optional mentorship)


affiliation

Affiliation

Constituent College of Parul University

eligibility

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate shall have passed 12th HSC examination in Science or Arts or Commerce stream conducted by Gujarat Board or any other recognized Examination Board with a creative passion for arts.

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Mode of Admission

The candidates shall apply online and take an entrance examination in Theory (English) and Practical.

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Bachelor of Performing Arts# feesFees

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Bachelor of Performing Arts#

₹ 70,000/- Annually*

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

Bachelor of Performing Arts# CurriculumCurriculum

Semester 1

“NATYA VYAYAM” to tone up the body before getting
involved into dance movements.

Introduction and evolution of Dance.

Usage of Various Gestures- mudras,
Asamyuta hasta vinayogas, Pada bhedas
shirobhedas, drishtibhedas, greeva bhedas.

Charis- Akasha charis and Bhoomi charis

Understanding Fourfold (chaturvidha) Abhinayas.

 

 

Semester 2

Graceful steps/movements with
various spins. (Kathak – Basic steps and Tihais)

Ashtanayikas, Vrittis, Pravrittis
and Nayaka bhedas

Beginner level steps of Nritta. (Adavus). Tattadavu,
Nattadavu, Martitham and Pakka adavu.

Origin of Natya (From Natyashastra)

Stage performance and Paper presentation

 

 

Semester 3

Practicing the taal in Adi, Misra, Tisra,
Chaturasra, Khand, Sankeerana.

Fundamentals and Aesthetics
of Dance, Music and Theatre.

Introduction to Indian folk dance forms.

Practicing taal in Kathak Teentaal, Dadra,
Keharwa, Ektaal, Roopak, Jhaptaal,

Rasa Theory

 

Semester 4
 

Bharathanatyam- Rangapooja or pushpanjali

Introduction to Contemporary dance.

Abhinaya Theory

Kathak- Different types of Todas
(chakradhar, Salami etc.)

Stage performance and
Paper presentation.

 

 

Semester 5

Nattuvangam

Sharirabhinaya (Acting with whole body)

Performance using body with facial
expressions (Padam). Swarajathi, Shlokam

Kathak- vandanas (Ganesh, shiva etc.,)

Introduction to Hip Hop Dance.

 

 

Semester 6

Nritta (Thillana)

Kathak (Tarana)

Make up & Costumes

Stage lighting

Project work (presentation of dance drama)

 

Semester 1

Introduction to Indian Classical Music

Analytical Study of Raga-s and Taal-s

Stage Performance

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Assignments

 

 

Semester 2

Historical Study of Indian Music
(Ancient and Vedic Period

Analytical Study of Raga-s and Taal-s

Stage Performance

Viva

Assignments

 

 

Semester 3

Historical Study of Indian Music
(Ancient and Vedic Period

Analytical Study of Raga-s and Taal-s

Stage Performance

Viva

Assignments

 

Semester 4

Introduction to the various forms of
Hindustani Classical Music

Analytical Study of Raga-s and Taal-s

Stage Performance

Viva

Assignment

 

 

Semester 5

Traditions in Hindustani Classical Music

Analytical Study of Raga-s and Taal-s

Stage Performance

Viva

Assignment

 

 

Semester 6

Some important modern-day
musicians and their contributions

Analytical Study of Raga-s and Taal-s

Stage Performance

Viva

Assignment

 

Bachelor of Performing Arts# Curriculum Performing Arts Facilities


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Spacious Studio

An atmosphere of creative studio which channels the passion and visualisations of students into practical expressions through set design, props design and other essential theatre related creative inputs,

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Indoor & Outdoor Theatre

A grand stage for student expression and enriching performances through theatre performers. State of the art staging and lighting to provide effective channels for student expression.

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Rehearsal Rooms

Uniquely developed facilities for providing the students with the creative atmosphere for conducting rehearsals and with the support of state of the art learning resources

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