Theatre Minor

Excel in the art of drama theory, performance, and production with a minor in Theatre offered through the department of Communication and Performance Studies. You will choose between a concentration in theatre production or theatre performance, and will be able to take courses that will foster the development of your individual creative voice and provide you with diverse artistic and academic opportunities. Through hands-on studies in acting, movement, literature, interpretation, dance technique, playwriting, history of theatre, and design, you will be prepared to succeed in theatre-related fields, or pursue more advanced studies of theatre after graduation.

 

Minor in Theatre (Production)  (12 hours)

All of the following:

  • THTR 245 Stagecraft
  • THTR 265 Play Analysis for the Theatre
  • THTR 375 Rehearsal and Performance

One of the following:

  • THTR 305 Characterization
  • THTR 325 Playwriting I
  • THTR 355 Voice and Movement
  • THTR 360 Oral Interpretation
  • THTR 378 Contemporary Women's Drama
  • THTR 380 History of Theatre
  • THTR 405 Styles of Acting
  • THTR 410 Advanced Topics in Theatre
  • THTR 430 Theatre Management
  • THTR 445 Scene Design
  • THTR 455 Costume Design

Minor in Theatre (Performance) (12 hours)

All of the following:

  • THTR 205 Introduction to Acting
  • THTR 265 Play Analysis for the Theatre
  • THTR 375 Rehearsal and Performance

One of the following:

  • THTR 305 Characterization
  • THTR 325 Playwriting I
  • THTR 355 Voice and Movement
  • THTR 360 Oral Interpretation
  • THTR 378 Contemporary Drama
  • THTR 380 History of Theatre
  • THTR 405 Styles of Acting
  • THTR 410 Advanced Topics in Theatre
  • THTR 430 Theatre Management
  • THTR 445 Scene Design
  • THTR 455 Costume Design
  • THTR 477 Playwriting II