(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
THE251Foundations: Theory and Collaboration3
THE236Play Analysis3
THE252Introduction to Theater Production3
THE253Costume Production I3
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
THE465Senior Seminar: Professional Development3
Select one of the following:3
Western Drama II
Latin American Drama and Performance
African American Drama
Race Gender and Performance
Queer 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 American Drama and Performance
African American Drama
Race Gender and Performance
Queer Theatre
Asian Theatre
World Drama
One (1) additional upper-division concentration elective3
Total Credits18