The issues and concepts fundamental to the development of an understanding of the aesthetics of film and video from the standpoint of the producer and maker. Prereq: Honors standing or by permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 230H. GE VPA course.
An advanced acting studio focused on various acting topics, techniques, and approaches. Topics may include Shakespeare, improvisation, period styles, and others. Prereq: 2811, and permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 382. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.
Basics of film/video production through lectures, analysis, and projects. Camera, sound, lighting, and editing techniques are practiced in collaborative and individual settings. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 634.
Study of theatre history at an intermediate level with emphasis on writing skills. A critical analysis of a wide variety of television programs through viewing, discussing, reading, and writing. Prereq: English 1110 (110) or equiv, and Soph, Jr, or Sr standing. Not open to students with credit for 2367.xx (367.xx) or ArtEduc 2367.03 (367.03). GE writing and comm course: level 2 and diversity soc div in the US course. Cross-listed in ArtEduc.
A graduate acting class focused on contemporary non-realistic acting and acting for the camera. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 782.
Advanced study on the history and contemporary practice of the art form of musical theatre including an emphasis on the American Rock Musical.
An intermediate acting studio exploring the Stanislavski basic acting technique of given circumstances, intentions, obstacles and strategies, in exercises, scenes and discussion. Prereq: 2811 (280). Not open to students with credit for 2812 or 380.
Exploration of post-production techniques from editorial concepts to outputting video. Students will expand their knowledge of the editorial process and their analytical skills. Prereq: 5321 and permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 633.
Hands-on involvement in the production of live theatre; participation leading to a more thorough understanding of theatre and in particular theatre design and technology. Repeatable to a maximum of 8 cr hrs or 4 completions.
Introduction to scenic, costume, lighting and sound design techniques for production; experience in research and designing projects.