MINOR in THEATRE – 18 Credits

Prerequisite: THE 121-Intro to Theatre: must be taken prior to or within the first 2 semesters of declaring a minor - A minimum of one

Requirements [15 credits total]: 3 credits each course listed

- A minimum of one, theatre course [THE] must be taken from each category. 

Electives [3 credits total]: The remaining course [3 credits] should be chosen from remaining curricular choices in other departments or from additional courses offered within the Theatre curriculum.

THEATRE MINOR CURRICULUM [minimum/maximum credits noted in brackets]

A. Theatre Praxis                                                      [3-6 credits]                          

_____ THE 323                Children’s Theatre                  

_____ THE 324                Theatre Practicum            

_____ THE 395/THE 396   Theatre Internship

B. History, Theory and Literature                         [6-9 credits]

_____ THE 329                Theatre History                      

_____ ENG 330               Shakespeare                        

_____ ENG 467               Seminar in Drama                  

_____ MUS 227               Opera and Music Theatre       

C. Design, Management and Technical Theatre   [3-6 credits]  

_____ THE 229                Intro to Technical Production

_____ THE 327               Costumes and Make-up: Preparing the Theatrical Design

_____ THE 395/THE 396   Theatre Internship           

_____ THE 490                 Selected Topics in Theatre  

_____ ART110                  Basic Drawing                      

_____ ART 215                 Color and Design                      

_____ ART 218                 Three Dimensional Design  

_____ MGT 433                Small Business Management  

_____ MKT 325                Advertising and Promotional Strategy   

_____ MKT 370                Services Marketing   

D. Performance                                                         [3-6 credits]

_____ THE 122                 Acting I                               

_____ THE 222                 Acting II                               

_____ THE 320                 Directing                                

_____ THE 322                 Voice and Movement for the Stage      

_____ MUS 260                Voice I                                       

_____ MUS 360                Voice II                                 

_____ THE 490                 Selected Topics in Theatre