Further investigation of theatre design techniques for production. Comprehensive research for a play; collaboration with a guest director. Advanced preparation of design and technical materials. Prereq: 5211.
Design and Production
Research for thesis purposes only. Repeatable to a maximum of 16 cr hrs or 4 completions. This course is graded S/U.
Advanced topics in lighting design, including music-based performance, study of lighting designers and the art and craft of design, hands-on design assignments, and preparation of theoretical designs.
Advanced Studies in Theatre Management. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 32 cr hrs or 8 completions.
A study of light as a design element for theatrical performance; analysis and preparation of designs for realized and theoretical theatre applications. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 625.
Advanced Studies in Stage Design. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 32 cr hrs or 8 completions.
Exploration of theatre technology topics including: technical direction, theatrical rigging, stage automation systems, and metals as a scenic element. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.
Presentation of scenic design in three dimensional model form; emphasis on designing for non-proscenium production. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 643.
Introduction to scenic, costume, lighting and sound design techniques for production; experience in research and designing projects.
Exploration of scenic/design technology topics including stage properties, advanced scene painting, surface treatments. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 646.