Major Requirements for Theatre with Pre-Professional Performance Concentration

RequirementsHours
Required Courses  
THR 124 Theatre Technology: Scenery and Lighting 3
THR 125 Theatre Technology: Costumes and Makeup 3
THR 154 Beginning Acting 3
THR 160 Theatre Cornerstone 1
THR 210 Introduction to Theatrical Design 3
THR 235 Analysis of Dramatic Literature 3
THR 365 Directing I 3
THR 481 Theatre History to 1800 3
THR 482 Theatre History from 1800 to 2000 3
THR 491 Theatre Capstone 2
Theatre Practicum1  
Complete three hours: 3
Beginning Production Practicum  
Beginning Performance Practicum  
Performance Requirements  
THR 202 Voice and Movement for the Actor I 3
THR 203 Voice and Movement for the Actor II 3
THR 254 Intermediate Acting 3
THR 355 Advanced Acting 3
Performance Electives  
Select nine hours from the following: 9
Modern Stage Combat  
Acting for the Camera  
Advanced Performance Practicum  
Advanced Studio in Performance  
Directing II  
Total Hours 51

1

 One hour must be THR 205, two hours must be THR 204.

Proposed Program of Study for a Major in Theatre with a Concentration in Theatre Performance

Freshman
First Term Hours Second Term Hours
THR 160 1 THR 124 or 125 3
THR 124 or 125 3  
THR 154 3  
  7   3
Sophomore
First Term Hours Second Term Hours
THR 235 3 THR 254 3
THR 202 3 THR 204 1- 2
THR 204 1- 2 THR 210 3
  7- 8   7- 8
Junior
First Term Hours Second Term Hours
THR 365 3 THR 355 3
THR 204 1- 2 THR 318 3
THR 203 3 Theatre History 1 3
Theatre History1 3  
  10- 11   9
Senior
First Term Hours Second Term Hours
THR 377 or 465 3 THR 491 2
  3   2
Total credit hours: 48-51

 

1

Theatre History - Six required hours. (Do not have to take in sequence):  THR 481 and THR 482.