Provides supervised experience in theatre production and performance topics. May be repeated for a total of eight credit hours; only two hours may count towards Design and Production or Performance tracks. Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. (P/F). One hour per week.
THEA 199 CORNERSTONE SEMINAR (Fall 2019)
Early career forum examines theatre as an academic discipline and an art form. Professional practices and resources are introduced allowing students to make the most of their academic career and preprofessional training. Prerequisite: Theatre majors. Two hours per week.
THEA 301 HISTORY OF THEATRE II (Fall 2019)
Surveys Western theatre from the Elizabethan period to the present. Examines the influence of non-Western forms and developing aesthetics of Early Modern drama. Connects the diverse social, political and philosophical forces that shape the theatre as an expression of the modern world. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General education IIIA or IIIC.
THEA 490 SEMINAR IN THEATRE (Fall 2019)
Intensive study of a slected topic in Theatre. May be taken twice under different subtitles. Prerequisite: Junior standing. Six hours per week.
THEA 492 INDEPENDENT STUDY IN THEA (Fall 2019)
Direceted study of a theatre or theatre-related topic. May be taken twice under different subtitles for a total of eight hours; only four hours may count toward upper-level degree requirement. Prerequisites: Junior standing, 3.0 major GPA, proposal and permission of instructor and department chair during program planning. Four hours per week.
THEA 499 CAPSTONE SEMINAR (Fall 2019)
Summarizes the University theatre experience through active planning and execution of professional materials, including audition monologue and portfolio, leading to a senior showing with exit interview. Prerequisites: Senior standing, theatre majors only. Two hours per week.