An introductory acting class exploring the basic techniques of imagination, concentration, character development, and script analysis through work on monologues, scenes, and plays. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 280. GE VPA course.
Survey of representative theatre and performance from Western and non-Western traditions from ancient times to the late 1700s. Prereq: 2100, 2100H, or 2101H.
Examination of aesthetic and sociological evolution in America of African American theatre, literature, and film. Prereq: English 1110 (110) or equiv, and Soph, Jr, or Sr standing. Not open to students with credit for 2367 (367). GE writing and comm course: level 2 and lit and diversity soc div in the US course.
An advanced acting class focusing on the specific challenges of acting for the camera. Prereq: 2811, and permission of instructor.