THA-2121 Acting I

3 credits

Prerequisite: None.

This course explores the basic nature of the actor's creative process. It includes study of the actor's physical instrument, impulses, intuition and creative imagination. The evolving study of the course focuses on the fundamental elements of the acting craft: imaginary environment, character analysis and development, voice, body, relaxation and concentration is applied to work on monologues and scenes. All students registering for Acting I must also register for THA-2121L, Acting I Lab. (Shared course in VSC)