Theatre

Bachelor of Arts

The Bachelor of Arts in Theatre is designed to provide students with a solid background in theatre history, literature, performance, design and production practices.

Theatre BA [127 Credits to Graduate]

First Year/Advanced Entry Seminar  =2 credits
Foreign Language =16 credits
FRA =2 credits
Intercultural Perspective =3-4 credits
2 @ Humanities =6-8 credits
Math or Computer Science =3-4 credits
Natural Science with LAB =3-4 credits
2 @ Social Sciences =6-8 credits

Theatre Core Courses:

72-111 Theatre Lab (2 credits)
72-142 Stagecraft
73-154 Voice & Movement
72-164 Design Fundamentals
73-184 Fundamentals of Acting
72-211 Advanced Theatre Lab (3 credits)
74-124 History/Historiography I
74-234 or 244 History/Historiography II or III
74-922 Capstone I
74-932 Capstone II

16 Credits of Theatre Above Intro. Level

72-294 Makeup Design
72-794 Costume Design
72-804 Scenic Design
72-824 Lighting Design
72-834 Audio/Tech Design
72-264 Theatre Crafts
72-464 CAD
72-844 Scenic Elements & Stage Props
72-854 Scene Painting
72-914 Advanced Lighting Design
73-311 Alexander
74-314 Playwriting
74-324 Dramaturgy
74-674 Management
74-854 Stage Management
74-414 Costume History I
74-424 Costume History II
73/74- 301, 302, 303, 304 Selected Topics
74-951, 952, 953, 954 Independent Study
74-114 London Program
73/74-944 Internship

Minor in Theatre [20 Credits]

4 Credits from Two of the Three Subject Areas:

72- Design & Technology
73- Performance
74- Theatre History, Literature, & Professional
12 Credits of Theatre Electives

Minor in Dance [20 Credits]

79-804 Dance Repertory
16 Credits of Additonal Dance Courses

Minor in Performance Studies [20 Credits]

5 Courses from:

73-284 Performance Studies: Everyday Life and Literature
73-614 Theatre for Social Change: Practice and Performace
73-714 Topics in Perfomance Studies
73-724 Feminism and Performance
74-614 Theatre for Social Change: History and Theory
75-404 Performing Culture
75-414 Writing Culture
75-644 Music and Identity

Students who choose the Bachelor of Arts degree option are able to pursure interdisciplinary academic minors or double majors, or take part in the teacher certification program.