In this course, we will delve into the history of theatre from 1780 to the present. Attention will be paid to global contexts, theatrical texts, as well as the history of the crafts of theatrical design, directing, and acting. Prereq: 2100, 2100H, or 2101H.
Survey of representative theatre and performance from Western and non-Western traditions from ancient times to the late 1700s. Prereq: 2100, 2100H, or 2101H.
Introduction to basic lighting design elements for the stage including research, collaboration, basic electrical practice, color theory, drafting, and lighting stage work. Prereq: 2211. Not open to students with credit for 221.
Provides experience in technical production activities. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 205.
A cooperative education or internship assignment conducted under the supervision of a faculty member. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 36 cr hrs or 3 completions. This course is graded S/U.
Provides experience in technical production activities. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 6 completions.
Fundamental principles for intensive study of the theatrical script as the basis for actor training, performance and production. Prereq: 2100 or 2101H. Not open to students with credit for 210.
Introduction to theatrical performance through examining play texts and communicating with the playwrights from the archives of the Lawrence and Lee Theatre Research Institute. Prereq: Honors standing or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 2100 (101) or 2100H (101H). GE VPA course.
Broadcasting techniques, skills and styles. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 580.
Individual theatrical performance and production activities at an advanced level under faculty supervision. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 18 cr hrs or 8 completions.