An introduction to the basic principles, techniques and challenges of directing for the stage. Prereq: 2110 and 2811. Not open to students with credit for 310.
Advanced study on the history of creating new performance works through the collaborative, collective artistic process of devising.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This course provides a foundation in the conceptual and technical building blocks of cinematic narrative. Students will investigate the nature of event, character, and place, developing their production and post-production skills in composition, camera movement, lighting, editing, and sound design to support and enhance storytelling. Prereq: Admission to Moving-Image Production major, or permission of instructor.
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.