In this course, we will delve into teaching our discipline on the college level. We will explore best practices, strategies, techniques, and key concerns in our field. We will develop teaching philosophies and portfolios to aid on the job market, but more importantly, we will demonstrably improve our ability to impact our students' lives.
Advanced Studies in Acting. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 32 cr hrs or 8 completions.
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.
Introduction to Mime: This course will focus on Etienne Decroux and Marcel Marceau's techniques and styles. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 2 completions.
An ensemble-based interdisciplinary service-learning course where students are trained in the Hunter Heartbeat Method intervention and then conduct interactive workshops with children on the autism spectrum. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs.
Reading, directed study, and/or projects in theatre history, criticism, literature, acting, directing, and/or design. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 18 cr hrs or 9 completions. This course is graded S/U.
Dialect analysis and acquisition for the theatre. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 880.
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.
The fundamentals of acting through song. Prereq: 2811.