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Theatre Major

The Theatre Major

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the major must be no less than 2.00 with no course grade below C- (1.7).

10.5 units, including

Production Studies, two units:

THTR 207 Text and Performance

THTR 208 Fundamentals of Design

THTR 210 Performing Diversity: A Cultural Odyssey

Critical Inquiry in Practice and Theory, two units: 1 from group A and 1 from group B:

Group A: Theory-centered:

THTR 239 Latinx On Stage: From Barrio to Broadway

THTR 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with Department approval)

THTR 314 Theater for Social Change II

THTR 325 Script Analysis

THTR 370 Staging Gender

Group B: Practice-based:

DANC 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with Department approval)

THTR 214 Theatre for Social Change I

THTR 229 Going Solo: The Politics of Identity in Contemporary Solo Performance

THTR 249 Documentary Theatre Project

THTR 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with Department approval)

 

History, two units:

THTR 319 Theatre History: Modern and Contemporary

and one unit from the following:

THTR 309 Classical Theatre

THTR 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with department approval)

THTR 321 History of Apparel

Performance, one unit from the following:

DANC 248 Movement Improvisation

DANC 319 Collaborative Arts Lab: Dance, Humanities & Technology

THTR 215 Physical Theatre: Actor as Creator

THTR 219 Ensemble Performance

THTR 308 Basics of Directing

THTR 312 Special Topics: Auditioning for Stage and Screen

THTR 319 Theatre History II

THTR 320 Advanced Acting: 20th-Century Acting Styles and Theories

THTR 327 Acting Shakespeare I


Design/technical theatre one unit from the following:

THTR 301 Scene Design

THTR 305 Sound Design

THTR 307 Lighting Design

THTR 322 Costume Design


THTR 399 Leadership in Production (0.5 units)

Capstone Project, at least one unit from the following:

THTR 407 Collaboration and Production or THTR 425 Senior Thesis Capstone

THTR 481 Honors Performance/Thesis

Theatre Minor

The Theatre Minor

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the minor must be no less than 2.00, with no course grade below C- (1.7).

7 units, including

Production Studies, two units:

THTR 207 Text and Performance

THTR 208 Fundamentals of Design

THTR 210 Performing Diversity: A Cultural Odyssey

Critical Inquiry in Practice and Theory, one unit from the following:

DANC 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with Department approval)

THTR 214 Theatre for Social Change I

THTR 229 Going Solo: The Politics of Identity in Contemporary Solo Performance

THTR 239 Latinx On Stage: From Barrio to Broadway

THTR 249 Documentary Theatre Project

THTR 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with Department approval)

THTR 314 Theater for Social Change II

THTR 325 Script Analysis

THTR 370 Staging Gender

History, one unit from the following:

THTR 309 Classical Theatre

THTR 312 Special Topics (as appropriate, with department approval)

THTR 319 Theatre History: Modern and Contemporary

THTR 321 History of Apparel

Performance, one unit from the following:

DANC 248 Movement Improvisation

DANC 319 Collaborative Arts Lab: Dance, Humanities & Technology

THTR 215 Physical Theatre: Actor as Creator

THTR 219 Ensemble Performance

THTR 308 Basics of Directing

THTR 312 Special Topics: Auditioning for Stage and Screen

THTR 320 Advanced Acting: 20th-Century Acting Styles and Theories

THTR 327 Acting Shakespeare I

Design/technical theatre one unit from the following:

THTR 301 Scene Design

THTR 305 Sound Design

THTR 307 Lighting Design

THTR 322 Costume Design