Communication Arts

College of Arts and Sciences

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Theatre Minor

Theatre Minor (27 units)

Lower Division Requirements

THE111 Fundamentals of Stagecraft

THE111 Fundamentals of Stagecraft

This course offers an introduction to the basic construction methods, materials and techniques employed in the scene shop. Students will also develop skills in producing large-scale scenic painting and texturing effects through multiple in-class projects. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 THE111-A A Robinson, Daniel G 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Adams Business Park
B10D
Fall 2014 THE111-B B Lyons, Lee A 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park
B10D
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THE183 Acting I: Fundamentals of Acting

THE183 Acting I: Fundamentals of Acting

This course is designed to acquaint the student with the fundamental skills necessary to acting and to explore the basic elements of the actor's art. This course will explore the physical, vocal, intellectual, and technical aspects of acting in a format that encourages freedom of imagination and personal growth. Additionally, the course will explore the connections between faith and theatre and the ways in which God's truth is embedded within the fabric of both the plays themselves and the actor's work. Prerequisite: Theatre Major or Minor. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 THE183-A A Malone, Elizabeth L 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM Wallace Theater
204
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THE211 Intro to Stage Design & Mgmt

THE211 Intro to Stage Design & Mgmt

This course will serve as an introduction to the collaborative nature of design and stage management in theatrical productions. Each of the four major areas of design; scenic, costume, lighting, and audio will be explored through projects and the critical viewing of plays on film and live productions. Basic techniques of stage management and production protocols will be explored through exercises and the creation of a prompt script. (3 units; Spring)

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Lower Division Practicum Requirement

Complete three (3) units from the following:

THE163 Production Practicum:Performance

THE163 Production Practicum:Performance

Practical training in the areas of acting, directing, and stage management. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a fully realized production, from auditions through to performance. This course consists of regular rehearsals and performances. May be taken for variable credit. Multiple sections will be offered, and students will enroll in the section assigned to their show. (1-3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 THE163-B B Malone, Elizabeth L 09/02/2014 Array Array - Array Wallace Theater
100
Fall 2014 THE163-A A Mihelich, Frank 09/02/2014 Array Array - Array Wallace Theater
100
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THE164 Production Practicum: Technical

THE164 Production Practicum: Technical

Practical hands-on training in the areas of scenic construction, stage lighting, and sound production, costume construction and backstage crew assignments. May be taken for variable credit. (1-3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 THE164-A A Lyons, Lee A 09/02/2014 Array Array - Array Wallace Theater
100
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THE263 Production Practicum:Performance

THE263 Production Practicum:Performance

Practical training in the areas of acting, directing, and stage management. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a fully realized production, from auditions through to performance. This course consists of regular rehearsals and performances. May be taken for variable credit. (1-3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Spring)

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THE264 Production Practicum: Technical

THE264 Production Practicum: Technical

Practical hands-on training in the areas of scenic construction, stage lighting, and sound production, costume construction and backstage crew assignments. May be taken for variable credit. (1-3 units; Spring)

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