Theatre minors are important and fully engaged members of our theatre department and community. Minors may be interested in becoming professional theatre artists or looking for creative inspiration or enhancing their communication skills. No two student experiences are alike, and you can choose the path that matches your theatre interests and ambitions.

Required Courses

5 courses = Total: 17 SH

 

Complete the following course: (4 SH)

THTR 1101 Introduction to Theatre (4 SH)

 

Choose one: (4SH)

THTR 1130 Introduction to Acting (4 SH)

THTR 1131 Technical Theatre 1 (4 SH)

THTR 1270 Introduction to Theatrical Design (4 SH)

THTR 2325 From Script to Stage (4 SH)

 

Choose two: (8SH)

THTR 1125 Improvisation for Entrepreneurs (4 SH)

THTR 1127 Improvisation for Entrepreneurs Abroad (4 SH)

THTR 1130 Introduction to Acting (4 SH)

THTR 1131 Technical Theatre 1 (4 SH)

THTR 1150 Dance History (4 SH)

THTR 1160 The Professional Voice (4 SH)

THTR 1165 The Professional Voice Abroad (4 SH)

THTR 1215 Activism and Performance (4 SH)

THTR 1220 African-American Theatre (4 SH)

THTR 1260 Movement for the Actor (4 SH)

THTR 1270 Introduction to Theatrical Design (4 SH)

THTR 2300 Theatre History (4 SH)

THTR 2310 History of Musical Theatre (4 SH)

THTR 2315 Rebels of Modern Drama (4 SH)

THTR 2320 America Onstage: Dramatizing the Dream (4 SH)

THTR 2325 From Script to Stage (4 SH)

THTR 2330 Playwriting (4 SH)

THTR 2335 Boston Theatre Experience (4 SH)

THTR 2340 Theatre and Society (4 SH)

THTR 2342 Acting 2 (4 SH)

THTR 2345 Acting for Cameras (4 SH)

THTR 2346 Viewpoints (4 SH)

THTR 2347 Voice and Speech for the Actor (4 SH)

THTR 2360 Stage Makeup (4 SH)

THTR 2365 Technical Theatre 2 (4 SH)

THTR 2370 Lighting Design for the Stage (4 SH)

THTR 2380 Costume Design (4 SH)

THTR 2400 Scenic Design for the Stage (4 SH)

THTR 3450 Acting 3: Playing Shakespeare (4 SH)

THTR 3550 Directing for the Stage (4 SH)

THTR 3570 Musical Theatre Technique (4 SH)

 

Participate in a theatre department production: (1 SH)

THTR 1100 Production Experience (1 SH)

 

NOTE: If cast in a substantial role, THTR 3700 Rehearsal and Production (4 SH) can be substituted for THTR 1100.