Principles, techniques and practices of advanced stage directing with an emphasis on text analysis, research and process. Prereq: 3111 (310). Not open to students with credit for 610.
Advanced study of the ubiquitous solo performer that considers the classical Greek rhapsodies, to Chautauqua, to contemporary solo artists, many of whom create new works.
Investigation of scenic, costume, lighting, sound, and media design techniques for production. Research, design, and preparation of design and technical materials for several playscripts. Prereq: 2211, or permission of instructor.
An ensemble-based interdisciplinary service-learning course where students are trained in the Hunter Heartbeat Method intervention and then conduct interactive workshops with children on the autism spectrum. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs.
Exploration of the conceptual, aesthetic, critical, social, ethical, and practical issues in the practice of documentary and reality production of cinema and video works. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 777.
Planned production or management experience in an off-campus professional, educational, community theatre, film or video facility, or other agency under supervision. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 36 cr hrs or 3 completions. This course is graded S/U.
Practical application of theories and techniques of costume/clothing construction. Includes setting collars, sleeves, application of closures. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 651.
An exploration of scenic graphics and presentation software generally recognized as industry standards in the theatre.
Advanced study of a focused theatre history topic such as African American, Latino/a, Asian American, Native American, women playwrights, and gay and lesbian theatre.
A foundational introduction to the skills, tools, best practices, collaborative processes, and theories for media and projection design in a live performance production environment. Prereq: 2211, or permission of instructor.