(54 credits)

Notes:

  • Students majoring in Theatre Arts are required to complete a minor.
  • A grade of "C-" or better must be earned in all Theatre courses to earn credit toward a Theatre Arts major.
  • Substitutions for courses in any specific area of the program may be approved by the department chair.
Theatre Core Requirements (36 Credits)
THE231Introduction to Performance3
THE251Theatre One 3
THE236Theatre II: Play Analysis3
THE252Introduction to Theater Technology 3
THE253Costume Construction I 3
THE260Introduction to Design 3
THE301Theatre Arts Participation 11
THE301Theatre Arts Participation 11
THE301Theatre Arts Participation 11
THE321Theatre III: Theatre History 13
THE322Theatre History 2 3
THE233Western Drama 1 3
THE465Theater IV-Senior Seminar3
Select one of the following:3
Western Drama II
Latin America Through The Arts
African American Drama
Race Gender and Performance
Gay & Lesbian Identity in Contemporary Theatre
Asian Theatre
World Drama
Concentration Requirements (18 Credits)
In addition to the core requirements above, students must complete one of the following 18-credit concentrations:18
Performance Concentration
Design & Technology Concentration
Theatre Studies Concentration
Total Credits54

Performance Concentration

THE332Acting I3
THE333Acting II3
THE334Speech for the Stage 3
THE337Introduction to Movement3
Two upper-division concentration electives6
Total Credits18

Design & Technology Concentration

Select three of the following:9
Scene Design 1
Costume Design 1
Lighting Design 1
Sound Design 1
Select one of the following:3
Drawing and Painting for Theatre
Scene Painting
Audio Engineering 1
Two (2) additional concentration electives, of which one must be upper division 6
Total Credits18

Theatre Studies Concentration

THE324Dramaturgy3
THE441Directing I 3
THE342Stage Management 3
or THE344 Theatre Management
THE325Devising Theatre3
or THE327 Race Gender and Performance
Select one of the following:3
American Musical Theatre
Latin America Through The Arts
African American Drama
Race Gender and Performance
Gay & Lesbian Identity in Contemporary Theatre
Asian Theatre
World Drama
One (1) additional upper-division concentration elective3
Total Credits18