Courses

THEA 101 Fundamentals of Theatre

An introduction to the collaborative art of theatre and dramatic literature through lectures, discussion of basic artistic components involved in the theatrical process, and attending live theatre. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 J. Ruhland M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 L. Warren
Fall 2019 R. Bessolo
Fall 2019 V. Staff
Spring 2019 L. Warren
Spring 2019 R. Bessolo
Spring 2019 J. Ruhland
Spring 2019 N. Barre
Spring 2019 J. Ruhland
Spring 2019 R. 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 L. Warren M/W/F 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 R. Bessolo T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

THEA 212 Acting II

Continuation of the pratical application of the fundamental principles of acting, introduced in Acting 1, including voice, movement, analysis, and scene work. Lecture: 4.5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments THEA 112 or permission.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 L. Warren M/W/F 1:40PM-3:10PM

THEA 225 Scene Design

Techniques and principles for designing scenery for the stage. Model building iscentral to project work as is basic drafting. Thumbnail and perspective sketching are incorporated in this class. (Extra materials required.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments THEA-125 or permission.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 R. Bessolo T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

THEA 231 Playwriting

A practical introduction of the techniques of dramatic writing. Readings and possible studio productions of students' work. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 L. Warren T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

THEA 240 Theatre History I

A study of the history and literature of theatre from its primitive origins to ca. 1700. 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 N. Barre M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

THEA 312 Acting III

Advanced application of the principles of acting covered in THEA 112 & 212, with an emphasis on in-depth work leading to mature interpretation and performance. Lecture: 4.5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments THEA-212

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 L. Warren M/W/F 1:40PM-3:10PM

THEA 332 Shakespeare

Analysis of selected plays with oral interpretation. (Cross-listed as ENGL 332). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. Film-Laboratory: 2-3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ENGL-240 1 200-LEVEL ENGL COURSE

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 K. Hoffman M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

THEA 332L Shakespeare Lab

Analysis of selected plays with oral interpretation. (Same as English 332) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. Film-Laboratory: 2-3 hrs/wk.

Pre-requisites/Comments Take THEA-332

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 K. Hoffman T 4:30PM-7:30PM

THEA 399 Sp Top: Dramaturg & Shakespear

Advanced studies in specialized design, performance, or dramaturgical activities. May be repeated for credit. Lecture-Laboratory: hours vary. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 N. Barre M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM