Introduction to basic principles and concepts of lighting as used in theatre and computer graphics. Working in collaborative teams, students develop and execute installation schemes. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 754. Cross-listed in ArtsCol.
Advanced topics in lighting design including musicals, operas, installations, design research and investigation in sources located in design collections held at the Theatre Research Institute. Prereq: 5611 and 6651. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.
Advanced topics in scenic design including musicals, opera and dance; design for alternative venues including industrials, themed entertainment, events and exhibitions. Prereq: 5211 and 5212. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.
Development of new works and fundamentals of playwriting for the actor.
Exploration of scenic/design technology topics including stage properties, advanced scene painting, surface treatments. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 646.
Techniques used in scene painting; mixing and matching colors, rendering texture and form, enlarging painter's elevations; types of paints used in scene painting. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 642.