Spring 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 145S01 ACTING

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

Hemphill, Ellen
THEATRST 145S02 ACTING

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

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 202S01 INTRO TO PERFORMANCE STUDIES

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

Kim, Hye Won
THEATRST 21101 MUSICAL THEATER: PERFORMANCE

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

DeFrantz, Thomas
THEATRST 216S01 WRITING THE MUSICAL BOOK

Study and create the dramatic text of musical theater, the book that creates characters,...

Rogers, Bradley
THEATRST 22201 SHAKESPEARE

Introduction to the major works of Shakespeare. Exploration of the author's central themes and...

Werlin, Julianne
THEATRST 22801 ANCIENT MYTH

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

Aldrup-MacDonald, John
THEATRST 242S01 THE ART OF IMPROVISING McAuliffe, Jody
THEATRST 24701 ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE

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

Pritchard, Eric
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 249S01 UNDERSTANDING MEDIATION

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

Hadjioannou, Markos
THEATRST 263S01 LIGHTING DESIGN

Introduction to the process and practice of lighting design for the theater. Focus on text...

Catotti, Charles
THEATRST 275S01 ACTING FOR THE CAMERA

Introduction to film and television acting. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Staff...

Klein, Talya
THEATRST 27601 ITALIAN CINEMA

Introduction course to Italian cinema including silent films, Neorealism, fascist productions,...

Dainotto, Roberto
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 290-202 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ACTING (TOP)

May be repeated for credit. Instructor: Staff

Oberstein, Eric
THEATRST 290S-102 SP TOP LIT/HST/THEO/CRIT

May be repeated for credit. Instructor: Staff

Beckwith, Sarah
THEATRST 290S-501 TOPICS IN ARTS MANAGEMENT

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

Dickinson, Barbara
THEATRST 309S01 DANCING STATES OF MIND

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

Klien, Michael
THEATRST 310S01 NON-PROFIT CULTRL INSTITUTIONS

Non-profit cultural institutions are an integral part of arts communities at all levels:...

Ellison, Daniel
THEATRST 312S01 ARTS ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Student teams work on specific arts-based entrepreneurial projects. Teams comprised of students...

Green, Douglas
THEATRST 322S01 CHEKHOV

Drama and prose works. Taught in English. Not open to students who have taken Theater Studies...

Apollonio, Carol
THEATRST 335S01 MODERN DRAMA: 1940-2000

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

Gobert, R. Darren
THEATRST 338S01 GLOBALIZATION AND THEATER

This course surveys the various ways in which contemporary theatre has been created and...

Kim, Hye Won
THEATRST 35001 MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION

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

Odendahl-James, Jules
THEATRST 35002 MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION

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

Edenfield, Margaret
THEATRST 36401 PERFORMANCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Workshop exploration of technologies embedded in performance: robots, media, computer interface...

DeFrantz, Thomas
THEATRST 370S01 MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE

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

Pesci, Colleen
THEATRST 370S02 MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE

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

Riazati, Sarah
THEATRST 401S01 SENIOR COLLOQUIUM

Major research project in production (acting, directing), critical writing, dramatic writing, or...

Rogers, Bradley
THEATRST 521S01 MOLIERE: PHENOM OF LAUGHTER

Study of laughter as human reflex (what makes us laugh), and social critique (why and when), in...

Longino, Michele
THEATRST 89S01 FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Staff, Departmental