2017-2018 Catalog

THEA 1000 Introduction to Theatre

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5

Course Description

Students survey the various facets of 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. All elements and professions of theatre are explored: 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. An overview of theatre history and theatrical genres is included.