Basic study and training in movement for actors, voice production, and whole body expressiveness. Prereq: 2811. Not open to students with credit for 2831, or 383 and 386.
A study of the art and profession of live theatre with emphasis upon its cultural and social influences in our society. Prereq: Honors standing or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 2101H (101H), 100, or 100H. GE VPA and diversity soc div in the US course.
Use of improvisational acting techniques to develop the performance of an outreach touring theatre production. Prereq: Permission of instructor, by audition. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs.
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.
Introduction to research methods, tools, and resources in live theatre and recorded performance, and directed research in student's area of focus. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 801. Repeatable to a maximum of 4 cr hrs.
An introduction to the basic principles, techniques and challenges of directing for the stage. Prereq: 2811.
Provides experience in technical production activities. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 205.
Provides hands-on experience in practical costuming skills, such as fabric preparation, machine and hand sewing, costume maintenance, and costume crafts while working collaboratively and communicating professionally with a variety of artists involved in the theatrical production process. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 6 completions.
Provides experience in technical production activities. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 6 completions.
Study of the professional theatre as a business; contracts, unions, the theatre marketplace; preparation of resumes, portfolios, audition pieces, interview. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 600.