Introduction to the Theatre

Introduction to the Theatre
Reading, viewing, analyzing, writing about, and interacting with contemporary plays and performances to explore both theatre fundamentals and ways theatre addresses questions and concerns of our time. Lab required.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 1.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter
 OfferedIndependent Study also.
 ProgramsContaining TMA 101
Course Outcomes

Core Concepts

Students will analyze the theatrical art form past and present, and formulate their own position on the purpose and place of theatre in society.

Technical Skills

Students will watch and effectively evaluate theatrical performance through reflection and critical analysis.

Theatre Skills

Students will explore and develop theatre skills that they can use to communicate in the language of theatre.

Creative Voice

Student will collaborate together to create and perform a theatrical work that uses the conventions and strengths of theatre to address the human condition.