Requirements

Students get hands-on experiences in various aspects of theatre production including sound and li...

Theatre major requirements (12 credits)

THEA 119 Theatre Practicum (taken each semester as a declared Theatre major – must earn 1 credit toward the major; 2 course credits maximum)
THEA 173 Introduction to Technical Theatre
THEA 176 Acting I
THEA 250 Design Theory
THEA 272 Classical Theatre History
THEA 273 Modern Theatre History
THEA 275 Script Analysis and Dramatic Literature
THEA 377 Principles of Directing

Acting Concentration

THEA 276 Acting II
THEA 370 Voice and Movement

Design and Technology Concentration

THEA 350 Design Studio I

Dramaturgy Concentration

THEA 375 Principles of Playwriting
*1 course credit to be filled by an approved course in the Department of English


Performance emphasis minor requirements (5.5 courses)

THEA 173 Intro to Technical Theatre
THEA 176 Acting I
THEA 272 Classical Theatre OR THEA 273 – Modern Theatre
THEA 275 Script Analysis and Dramatic Literature
THEA 278 Theatre Collaboration
THEA 370 Voice and Movement


Technical theatre emphasis minor requirements (5.5 courses)

THEA 173 Intro to Technical Theatre
THEA 176 Acting I
THEA 272 Classical Theatre OR THEA 273 – Modern Theatre
THEA 275 Script Analysis and Dramatic Literature
THEA 278 Theatre Collaboration
THEA 281 Drafting for Design
THEA 282 Design Process and Preparation
Students may also pursue an Arts Management Minor.


Equals .50 Credits

All Theatre Majors

THEA 287 Theatre Collaboration
THEA 372 Career Management
THEA 490 Independent Study
THEA 497 Internship in the Arts

Acting Concentration

THEA 371 Period Styles in Acting

Design and Technology Concentration

THEA 281 Drafting for Design
THEA 282 Design Process and Procedure
THEA 283 Theatre in Context 
THEA 297 Special Topics in Theatre: Stage Management


Theatre Education major with K-12 teacher Licensure

The full list of requirements for teacher licensure can be found on the Theatre Education pages of the education site.