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Guido Tondino

June 13, 2009
Teaching Dossier
University of Alberta

2008-2009

Sabbatical


Coordinator of Theatre Design Program
 

2007-2008

T Des 270/370/470/X70
Theatre Design (Fall)
A team taught studio course. The study and practice of design for the theatre.

T Des 171
Studio Techniques (Fall and Winter)
A course designed to teach students rudimentary techniques in model building, elemental computer techniques as well as costume illustration techniques.

T Des 372
3d Cad for the Theatre (Fall)
Exploration, practice and experimentation with 3D CAD for theatrical application.

T Des 775/Drama 690
Topics in Theatre History: History of Scenography in the Twentieth Century (Winter)

This course is a graduate seminar which connects the rise of the modern movement with the development of design for the theatre.
 

2006-2007

T Des 270/370/470/X70
Theatre Design (Fall and Winter)

A team taught studio course. The study and practice of design for the theatre.

T Des 271 (Fall)
Study in practice of computer graphic techniques employed in theatre design.

T Des 171
Studio Techniques (Fall and Winter)
A course designed to teach students rudimentary techniques in model building, elemental computer techniques as well as costume illustration techniques.

Drama 577 Special Projects
(3D Cad for the Theatre) (Winter)

 

2005-2006

T Des 270/370/470/X70
Theatre Design
A team taught studio course. Study and practice of design for the theatre.

T Des 273
Production Techniques: Scenic Painting (Fall)
Scenic painting course offered to design students and technicians. Theory and techniques of texturing and painting scenery.

T Des 171
Studio Techniques (Winter)
A course designed to teach students rudimentary techniques in model building, elemental computer techniques as well as costume illustration techniques.

T Des 775/Drama 690
History of Design for the Pictorial Stage (Winter)
This course offers, in a seminar format, a look at the foundational texts that have come to form the body of knowledge that shape our understanding of theatre design in the 16th, 17th , 18th century.
 

2004-2005

Drama 270/370/470/X70
Theatre Design (Fall and Winter)

Team taught studio design course. The study and practice of design for the theatre.

Drama 584
Production Techniques: Scene Painting (Fall)

Theory and Techniques of texturing, and painting scenery for the stage.

Drama 271
Studio Techniques (Winter)
A course designed to teach students rudimentary techniques in model building, elemental computer techniques as well as costume illustration techniques.

Drama 279/Drama 479
Stagecraft and Methodology (Fall)

This course is designed to teach basic stagecraft to BA and BEd students. Team taught.
 

2003-2004

Drama 270/370/470/X70/
Theatre Design (Fall and Winter)
A team taught studio design course. The study and practice of design for the theatre.

Drama 492
Stagecraft and Methodology (Fall)
A one term course in basic stagecraft taught to designers and stage managers.

Drama 471 Technical drawing for the Theatre (Winter)
Studies in drafting and perspective for the stage.

Drama 623
History of Scenography in the Twentieth Century (Winter)
This course is a graduate seminar which connects the rise of the modern movement with the development of design for the theatre.
 

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2002-2003

Drama 270/370/470/570/
Theatre Design
A team taught studio course. Study and practice of design for the theatre.

Drama 492
Stagecraft and Methodology
A one term course in basic stagecraft taught to designers and stage managers.

Drama 471
Technical Drawing for the Theatre
Studies in drafting and perspective for the stage.
 

2004-
Present

Graduate Thesis Supervision

 

Frederick Tuviera
Snezana Pesic
Lisa Hancharek
Ami
Farrow

The Clink
The Cherry Orchard
Beaux Stratagem
Electra
 

2002-
Present

Graduate Design Advising

 

Marzena Puzniak
Frederick Tuviera
April Viczo
Patrick Du Wors
Ami Farrow
Patrick Du Wors

Killer Joe
Double Inconstancy
Double Inconstancy
Trojan Women

A Doll’s House
A Doll’s House
 

2002-2006

Undergraduate
Production Design Advising
 

 

Norma Roth
Sheena Haug
Amanda Franklin
Raquel Roper

Maya Jarvis
Tata Tuviera
Daniela Masselis
Tata Tuviera
Daniela Masselis
Kaelin Elliot
Amanda Gogeon
Annie Parkinson
Amanda Gougeon
Annie Parkinson
Ami Farrow
Diana Naylor
Jenn Reinholdt
Kat Hannington
 

Double Inconstancy
Trojan Women
Rozencrantz & ...
Rozencrantz & ...
The Tempest
The Tempest
The Tempest
On the Open Road
On the Open Road
On the Open Road
Trojan Women
Trojan Women
The Recruiting Officer
The Recruiting Officer
The Recruiting Officer
The Queens
The Queens
The Queens


National Theatre School of Canada

Director of Scenography
 

1998-2002

Technical Drawing
Courses at the National Theatre School were taught in intensive blocks of four week periods. This course was designed to teach the fundamentals of drafting for the theatre.

Studio Techniques
Taught courses in studio techniques to first year students.
 

1998-2002

Production Design Supervision
Supervised and advised eight students per year on graduating productions at the National Theatre School. Each student designed between three and four productions that were presented on either the main stage or studio.
 

1980-1998

Design Courses
Invited Guest instructor at the National Theatre School of Canada where I led various four to five week design projects with the second year students. A play was chosen by either the director of the program or at my suggestion and students developed designs over four or five weeks of daily sessions. Instruction was provided over the course of nine contact hours Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Most of the plays chosen were from the Canadian repertoire.



CEGEP Lionel Groulx (l’Option Theatre)
Invited Guest instructor
 

1981

Design Course
Taught a four week design project


Bishops University

Lecturer

1977-1981

Basic Design for the Theatre
Intermediate Design for the Theatre - Taught two courses in basic and intermediate design for the theatre each year.


 

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