Courses

THEA 103 Theatre Workshop

Laboratory work designed to give the student experience in mounting a play on the stage. May be repeated for credit.. Lecture: None; Laboratory: Approximately 40 hours/term. 1/4 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Nelson Barre
B Mr. Robert S. Bessolo

THEA 112 Acting I

The practical application of the fundamental principles of acting, including voice, movement, analysis, and scene work. (1) (1) Lecture: 4.5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Lisa C. Warren M/W 1:40PM-3:10PM

THEA 125 Stagecraft

Techniques and principles of scenery construction and other elements of technical production. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 50 hrs/term. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Mr. Robert S. Bessolo T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

THEA 241 Theatre History II

A study of the history and literature of theatre from ca.1700 to present. It covers major developments in production conventions and dramatic literature, with attention given to theatre's connections to society. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Nelson Barre M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

THEA 330 Modern Drama

Traces major modern movements in theatrical theory and dramatic literature beginning in the mid-19th century with particular emphasis on the first half of the 20th century. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Nelson Barre M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

THEA 450 Play Direction

The principles, problems, and techniques of directing plays. Lecture: 4.5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • THEA-101 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • THEA-112 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • THEA-225 OR THEA-325 OR THEA-375 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • THEA-240 OR THEA-241, THEA-212 is recommended or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Lisa C. Warren T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM