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Theatre

Requirements for the Major

All Theatre Majors (36 SH)


Take All of the Following:

  • THE 102 – Introduction to Acting (4 SH)
  • THE 201 – Script Analysis (4 SH)
  • THE 301 (1 SH) X 4 – Practicum (4 SH Total)
  • THE 370 – Theatre History I (4 SH)
  • THE 371 – Theatre History II (4 SH)
  • THE 601 – Theatre Capstone. Advanced Study I (2 SH)
  • THE 602 – Theatre Capstone. Advanced Study II (2 SH)

Take One of the Following:

  • THE 111 – Stagecraft I (4 SH)
  • THE 112 – Stagecraft II (4 SH)

Dramatic Literature, Take Two of the Following

  • THE 211/ENG108 – American Playwrights (4 SH)
  • THE 212/ENG113 – Shakespeare’s Plays (4 SH)
  • THE 213/ENG124 – African American Drama (4 SH)
  • THE 214/ENG127 – British and Irish Drama (4 SH)
  • THE 255/WRI255 – Playwriting (4 SH)

 

Theatre Generalist Track (16 SH)


Take One of the Following:

  • THE 202 – Acting II (4 SH)
  • THE 321 – Basic Performance Design (4 SH)
  • Electives: 12 hours of Theatre Electives

 

Design Technology Track (16 SH)


  • ART 102 – Foundations of Drawing (4 SH)
  • THE 321 – Basic Performance Design (4 SH)
  • THE 322 – Scenography and Technology (4 SH)
  • Electives: 4 hours of Theatre Electives

 

Performance Track (16 SH)


  • THE 202 – Acting II (4SH)
  • THE 404 – Directing (4 SH)
  • COM 151 – Voice and Diction (4 SH)
  • Electives: 4 hours of Theatre Electives

 

What can you do with a Theatre degree?

Imagine yourself a playwright, actor, public relations professional, business leader, event planner, or designer.