Fall 2018

Number Course Description Instructor
THEATRST 10401 LET'S DANCE! LIVE ART & PERF

This introductory course offers an examination of the major movements in the history of concert...

DeFrantz, Thomas
THEATRST 11501 THE THEATER TODAY

Introduction to major areas of research in Theater Studies with focus on specific theoretical...

Lee, Esther
THEATRST 145S01 ACTING

The fundamentals of acting realism explored through exercises, scene study, and text analysis....

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 145S02 ACTING

The fundamentals of acting realism explored through exercises, scene study, and text analysis....

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 198FS01 PERFORMING SCIENCE

Combines a historical survey of science-themed plays with an examination of sci+arts initiatives...

Odendahl-James, Jules
THEATRST 21101 MUSICAL THEATER: PERFORMANCE

A workshop in honing the skills necessary to perform in a musical. Students required to present...

Rogers, Bradley
THEATRST 22801 ANCIENT MYTH

Myths are humanity's longest-lasting and most powerful stories. They shape our understanding of...

Catenaccio, Claire
THEATRST 23201 ASIAN AMERICAN THEATRE

Asian American theatre and performance traditions, including major dramatic texts and canon...

Lee, Esther
THEATRST 23501 PERFORMANCE ART HISTORY/THEORY

Performance Art History and Theory explores cultural experimentation, theoretical strategies,...

Stiles, Kristine
THEATRST 24201 IMPROVISATION

Using a series of exploratory games and exercises, this class will create an ensemble proficient...

O'berski, Jaybird
THEATRST 248S01 THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING

This course is open to undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of vocal exploration....

Hemphill, Ellen
THEATRST 255S01 DIRECTING

Establishment of basic skills of information communication from script to stage to audience;...

McAuliffe, Jody
THEATRST 261S01 COSTUME DESIGN

The process of designing costumes for the stage beginning with the fundamentals of design and...

Bend, Torry
THEATRST 273S01 SCREENWRITING

Advanced writing projects for feature film. Study of existing scripts and videos, application of...

Bell, Neal
THEATRST 27701 THE DRAMATIC MONSTER

The evolving image of the "monster" on stage and screen, from the Victorian melodrama Sweeny...

Bell, Neal
THEATRST 27801 INTRO TO FILM STUDIES

Basic film theory and history of motion picture technology. Introduction to experimental,...

McCarty, Lisa
THEATRST 279S01 PERFORMING SEXUAL HEALTH

Service-Learning course exploring the history, theories, and strategies behind activist sexual...

Khalsa, Keval
THEATRST 282S01 ADAPTATION

Theory and practice of the process of adaptation of serious literary works of fiction to...

McAuliffe, Jody
THEATRST 283S01 WRITING ABOUT PERFORMANCE

Inquiry into the concept of "performance" broadly construed--not only as it refers to "staged"...

Rego, Marcia
THEATRST 290S-101 SP TOP LIT/HST/THEO/CRIT

May be repeated for credit. Instructor: Staff

D'Alessandro, Michael
THEATRST 290S-602 SPECIAL TOPICS IN FILM

Topics Vary. Instructor: Staff

Chow, Rey
THEATRST 309S01 DANCING STATES OF MIND

Practice-based studio work, discussion, and readings in current political discourse, System...

Klien, Michael
THEATRST 311S01 LEGAL ISSUES - PERFORMING ARTS

An overview of copyright, contract, discrimination, employment, obscenity and other laws...

Ellison, Daniel
THEATRST 33701 SHAKESPEARE AFTER 1600

Examination of ten plays by Shakespeare written after 1600. Not open to students who have taken...

Giugni, Astrid
THEATRST 35001 MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION

Students participate in the production of a theatrical text for public performance. Students...

Hemphill, Ellen
THEATRST 35002 MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION

Students participate in the production of a theatrical text for public performance. Students...

Bend, Torry
THEATRST 370S01 MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE

Film and digital video production in conjunction with the history and theory of these...

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 370S02 MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE

Film and digital video production in conjunction with the history and theory of these...

Cunningham, Alex
THEATRST 9801 BASIC ACTING

Introduction to fundamentals of acting as a process, a craft, a discipline - with basic...

Marks, Kristen