Fall 2020

Number Course Description Instructor
THEATRST 11501 THE THEATER TODAY

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

Ferrone, Alex
THEATRST 145S02 ACTING

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

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 145S03 ACTING

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

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 145S04 ACTING

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

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 145S01 ACTING

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

Storer, Jeff
THEATRST 202S01 INTRO TO PERFORMANCE STUDIES

Introduction to field of performance studies, with examples drawn from music, dance, theatre,...

Rogers, Bradley
THEATRST 210S01 AMERICAN MUSICALS

Study of American musicals, focusing on the period from Show Boat to Sondheim with attention to...

Rogers, Bradley
THEATRST 22701 DRAMA OF GREECE & ROME

Reading in translation selected tragedies (Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Seneca) and comedies...

Weiberg, Erika
THEATRST 23601 GENDER IN DANCE AND THEATRE

Ways in which gender and sexuality are conceptualized in selected performance cultures....

Shah, Purnima
THEATRST 24301 BLACK THEATER WORKSHOP

Explore race and culture in America through texts of Black playwrights. Scene study by racially...

DeFrantz, Thomas
THEATRST 246S01 SHAKESPEARE STUDIO

Study in approaches to acting Shakespeare text which focus on the actor's embodiment of text in...

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 24701 ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE

The Alexander Technique provides a structured method of self inquiry which has helped performing...

Pritchard, Eric
THEATRST 249S01 UNDERSTANDING MEDIATION

Examines experience as always mediated. How does text mediate expression, or language mediate...

Hadjioannou, Markos
THEATRST 252FS01 PERFORMANCE AND CITIZENSHIP

The course examines the relationship between performance and citizenship with case studies drawn...

Lee, Esther
THEATRST 261S01 COSTUME DESIGN

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

West, Erin M
THEATRST 27701 THE DRAMATIC MONSTER

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

Bell, Neal
THEATRST 279S01 PERFORMING SEXUAL HEALTH

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

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 285S01 WRITING THE TV DRAMA SERIES

Some of the best dramatic writing today can now be found on television. This class will focus on...

Bell, Neal
THEATRST 290S-201 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ACTING

May be repeated for credit. Instructor consent required. Instructor: Staff

Storer, Jeff
THEATRST 290S-401 SPECIAL TOPICS IN THEATER STUD

Topics vary. May be repeated for credit. Instructor: Staff

D'Alessandro, Michael
THEATRST 290S-402 SPECIAL TOPICS IN THEATER STUD

Topics vary. May be repeated for credit. Instructor: Staff

Fox, C
THEATRST 290S-501 TOPICS IN ARTS MANAGEMENT

Topics in aspects of arts management. May be repeated for credit. Instructor: Staff

Dickinson, Barbara
THEATRST 311S01 LEGAL ISSUES - PERFORMING ARTS

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

Ellison, Daniel
THEATRST 334S01 MODERN DRAMA 1880-1940

In this course, we analyze key texts from the history of modern dramatic literature starting in...

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 33601 SHAKESPEARE THROUGH 1600

Examination of twelve plays by Shakespeare written before 1600. Satisfies Area I requirement for...

Tennenhouse, Leonard
THEATRST 345S01 ADV ACTING: CONTEMPORARY

Scene study based on reading, analysis, and research. Examination and development of performance...

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 35001 MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION

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

Gobert, R. Darren
THEATRST 35002 MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION

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

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 351S01 DIRECTING CHEKHOV

Seminar in directing with emphasis on directing actors, demonstration and laboratory exercises,...

McAuliffe, Jody
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...

Staff, Departmental
THEATRST 37101 ARTISTS IN HEALTHCARE

The economically over-burdened US health care system and extended life expectancies for older...

Wilbur, Sarah
THEATRST 37501 MAFIA AT THE MOVIES

A study of the mafia, and by extension, of Italy's "dark heart," in its historical, social,...

Dainotto, Roberto
THEATRST 535S01 AFROFUTURISM

Explores Afrofuturism, a literary and cultural aesthetic imagining how people of color project...

DeFrantz, Thomas
THEATRST 89S01 FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

McAuliffe, Jody