Theatre Courses

 

THEA110 Theatre: An Orientation

[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3sh ]

Provides an introduction to theatre.  It includes definitions and analysis of theatrical art and plays.  Students will explore the relationship between theatre, the culture from which it came and the roles of theatre practitioners.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite:   None


 

THEA134 Acting 1

[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3 sh]

The study and practice of the fundamental principles of acting. Stress is placed on the use of the body and voice as the basis of effective acting. This course is for those interested in acting as an art form and as a means of creative expression. At mid-term students will have gained the necessary skill to perform scenes for their classmates. Attendance is key to the successful completion of this course. 

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite:   None


 

THEA137 Creative Dramatics

[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3 sh]

Sequenced experiences and exercises in creative drama and improvisation for developing and refining bodily movement, characterizations, and organic reaction. Through structured theatre games and problem solving situations, participants acquire theatrical skills and disciplines without conscious attention. Students will participate in as well as direct creative and dramatic exploration and play making.  

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite:   None


 

THEA188 Stage Make-Up

[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3 sh]

Fundamental training in the principles of stage make-up design and application for the actor as well as the make-up artist. Students will focus on the analysis of dramatic characterization of a role in a play. Students will engage in the design and application of stage make-up to achieve the physical fulfillment of that analysis. Special attention is paid to modern make-up media and methods employed in today's stage, screen and television productions. 

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite:   None


 

 

THEA328 Humanities Seminar
[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3 sh]
Humanities seminar.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None


 

THEA335 Directing

[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3 sh]

The preparation of the theatrical director; the fundamental elements of play direction; the media of the director; composition, picturization, movement, rhythm, pantomime, rehearsal and production procedures. Students will be responsible for directing scenes from dramatic literature. These presentations are a laboratory experience and are designed to measure students' understanding of the basic principles of stage direction.

Prerequisite: ( THEA117 ) OR ( THEA121 ) OR ( THEA134 ) OR ( THEA137 ) OR ( THEA150 ) OR ( THEA188 ) OR ( THEA222 ) OR ( THEA236 ) OR ( THEA110 )

Corequisite:   None


 

 

THEA366 Stage Costume Design

[Minimum Semester Hours: 3 sh; Maximum Semester Hours: 3 sh]

A course designed to give the student fundamental training in the theory and practice of theatrical costume design and construction.

Prerequisite: ( THEA150 ) OR ( THEA110 )

Corequisite:   None


 

 

Not PrinceFaxMail PhoneSearchFacebook GitHub InstagramKickStarterLinkedInPinterestRedditRSSTumblrTwitterVineWordPressYouTube