2014-2015 Catalog

THEA 1000 Introduction to the Theatre

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5



Course Description

Students survey the various facets of the art and craft of theatre, with emphasis on the relationship between theatre and culture as well as theatre's contributions to literature, film, and television. The course explores all elements and professions of theatre: the dramatist, the producer, the director, the actor, the production designers, the stage manager, the tech director and crew, and the role of the audience. It includes an overview of theatre history and theatrical genres.