Theater and Drama Requirements

Required Courses

Credits

Semester

MUS-2330

Elementary Voice Class

3

__________

THA-1040

Interpreting Contemporary Dramatic Literature

3

__________

THA-1041

Introduction to Theater Arts

3

__________

Historical and Literary Studies

THA-2030

Costume History and Design

3

__________

THA-3010

Shakespeare: "On the Stage and On the Page"

3

__________

THA-3110

Dramatic Literature: Classical/Modern

3

__________

Production and Performance Skills

DAN-2030/3030

Improvisation/Composition

4

__________

THA-1111

Stagecraft

3

__________

THA-2121

Acting I

3

__________

THA-2122

Acting II

3

__________

THA-3210

Introduction to Directing

3

__________

Elective (select one course from the following)

DAN-3010

Renaissance Spirit

3

__________

THA-2035

Costume Construction and Stage Make Up

3

__________

THA-3030

Children's Theater

3

__________

THA-3040

Improvisation for Actors

3

__________

THA-3123

Acting III

3

__________

THA-3130

Introduction to Scene Design and Stage Lighting

3

__________

THA-3150

Introduction to Stage Management

3

 

THA-3720

Playwriting Workshop

3

__________

Laboratory Experiences

THA-2040/4010

Performance and Production Lab

6

__________

 

(3 of 6 credits should be performance in one musical over 4 years)

 

 

THA-4720

Senior Project in Theater*

3

__________

THA-4730

Seminar in Professional Preparation for the Actor

3

__________

Total

 

49

 

* If students elect to direct their own theater production as their senior project, THA-3150 Introduction to Stage Management and THA-3210 Introduction to Directing will be pre-requisites for their senior project.