Theatre: Requirements for the Major

Area of Emphasis

Performance

Supporting Courses, (24 credits)

Acting core, required courses:

THEATRE 131: Acting I (3 credits)

THEATRE 231: Acting II (3 credits)

THEATRE 233: Voice for the Actor I (3 credits)

Technical Theatre, required courses:

THEATRE 221: Stagecraft (4 credits)

THEATRE 222: Costume Technology (4 credits)

Dance Core, required courses:

THEATRE 128: Jazz Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 137: Ballet I (1 credit)

THEATRE 145: Modern Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 161: Tap Dance I (1 credit)

Dance electives, 3 credits required:

THEATRE 128: Jazz Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 137: Ballet I (1 credit)

THEATRE 138: Ballet II (2 credits)

THEATRE 141: Period Dance Styles (1 credit)

THEATRE 142: American Musical Theatre Dance (1 credit)

THEATRE 145: Modern Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 161: Tap Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 228: Jazz Dance II (2 credits)

THEATRE 261: Tap Dance II (1 credit)

Upper-Level Courses, (30 credits)

History/Literature, required courses:

THEATRE 309: Theatre History I:Greek to Elizabethan (3 credits)

THEATRE 310: Theatre History II: 17th Century to Realism (3 credits)

THEATRE 311: Theatre History III: 20th Century and Contemporary (3 credits)

Acting/Directing, required courses:

THEATRE 305: Audition Techniques for the Actor (3 credits)

THEATRE 331: Acting III (3 credits)

THEATRE 351: Directing I (3 credits)

Shop practicum, 4 credits required:

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

Theatre practicum, 2 courses required:

THEATRE 335: Production Practicum: Crews (1 credit)

THEATRE 336: Production Practicum: Performance (1 credit)

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit)

Electives, 6 credits required:

THEATRE 325: Stage Makeup (3 credits)

THEATRE 333: Voice for the Actor II (3 credits)

THEATRE 352: Directing II (3 credits)

Any 300- or 400-level THEATRE course

Design/Technical Theatre

Supporting Courses, (25 credits)

Design/Technical Theatre, required courses:

THEATRE 220: Stage Management (3 credits)

THEATRE 221: Stagecraft (4 credits)

THEATRE 222: Costume Technology (4 credits)

THEATRE 223: Computer Applications for Theatre (3 credits)

THEATRE 224: Introduction to Theatre Design (3 credits)

Acting Core, required course:

THEATRE 131: Acting I (3 credits)

Dance core, one course required:

THEATRE 128: Jazz Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 137: Ballet I (1 credit)

THEATRE 145: Modern Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 161: Tap Dance I (1 credit)

Performance elective, 4 credits required:

THEATRE 128: Jazz Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 137: Ballet I (1 credit)

THEATRE 138: Ballet II (2 credits)

THEATRE 141: Period Dance Styles (1 credit)

THEATRE 142: American Musical Theatre Dance (1 credit)

THEATRE 145: Modern Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 161: Tap Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 228: Jazz Dance II (2 credits)

THEATRE 231: Acting II (3 credits)

THEATRE 233: Voice for the Actor I (3 credits)

THEATRE 261: Tap Dance II (1 credit)

THEATRE 328: Jazz Dance III (2 credits)

THEATRE 361: Tap Dance III (1 credit)

Upper-Level Courses, (31 credits)

Design/technical theatre/directing required courses:

THEATRE 321: Scene Design (4 credits)

THEATRE 322: Costume Design (3 credits)

THEATRE 323: Stage Lighting (3 credits)

THEATRE 351: Directing I (3 credits)

History/Literature, required courses:

THEATRE 309: Theatre History I:Greek to Elizabethan (3 credits)

THEATRE 310: Theatre History II: 17th Century to Realism (3 credits)

THEATRE 311: Theatre History III: 20th Century and Contemporary (3 credits)

Shop practicum, 4 credits required:

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

Theatre practicum, 2 courses required:

THEATRE 335: Production Practicum: Crews (1 credit)

THEATRE 336: Production Practicum: Performance (1 credit)

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit)

Electives, 3 credits required:

THEATRE 325: Stage Makeup (3 credits)

THEATRE 340: Dance History (3 credits)

THEATRE 421: Scene Painting (3 credits)

THEATRE 422: Costume Crafts (3 credits)

THEATRE 423: Advanced Stage Lighting (3 credits)

THEATRE 426: Sound for Theatre (3 credits)

THEATRE 497: Internship (1-12 credits)

THEATRE 498: Independent Study (1-4 credits)

Musical Theatre

Supporting Courses, (35 credits)

Music Core, required courses:

MUSIC 115: Ear Training and Sight Singing I (1 credit)

MUSIC 151: Music Theory I (3 credits)

Elementary Voice, required course:

MUS APP 045: Elementary Voice I (1 credit)

Chorus or Choir, 1 credits required:

MUS ENS 261: Concert Choir (1 credit)

MUS ENS 262: Chorale (1 credit)

Music Ensemble, 1 credit:

MUS ENS 163: Chamber Singers (1 credit)

MUS ENS 165: Vocal Jazz Ensemble (1 credit)

MUS ENS 166: Opera Studio (1 credit)

MUS ENS 261: Concert Choir (1 credit)

MUS ENS 262: Chorale (1 credit)

Keyboard proficiency, 2 credits:

MUS APP 011: Keyboard Musicianship I (1 credit)

MUS APP 021: Keyboard Musicianship II (1 credit)

MUS APP 031: Keyboard Musicianship III (1 credit)

MUS APP 041: Keyboard Musicianship IV (1 credit)

Acting/voice core, required courses:

THEATRE 131: Acting I (3 credits)

THEATRE 190: First Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice (1 credit)

THEATRE 231: Acting II (3 credits)

THEATRE 233: Voice for the Actor I (3 credits)

THEATRE 289: Second Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice I (1 credit)

THEATRE 290: Second Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice II (1 credit)

Dance core, required courses:

THEATRE 128: Jazz Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 161: Tap Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 228: Jazz Dance II (2 credits)

THEATRE 261: Tap Dance II (1 credit)

Dance elective, 1 credit required:

THEATRE 137: Ballet I (1 credit)

THEATRE 141: Period Dance Styles (1 credit)

THEATRE 142: American Musical Theatre Dance (1 credit)

Technical theatre core, required courses:

THEATRE 221: Stagecraft (4 credits)

THEATRE 222: Costume Technology (4 credits)

Upper-Level Courses, (29 credits)

Acting/Voice/Directing, required courses:

THEATRE 305: Audition Techniques for the Actor (3 credits)

THEATRE 351: Directing I (3 credits)

THEATRE 389: Third Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice I (1 credit)

THEATRE 390: Third Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice II (1 credit)

THEATRE 489: Fourth Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice I (1 credit)

THEATRE 490: Fourth Year Applied Musical Theatre Voice II (1 credit)

Dance, required courses:

THEATRE 328: Jazz Dance III (2 credits)

THEATRE 361: Tap Dance III (1 credit)

THEATRE 440: Choreography (3 credits)

Theatre History/literature 9 credits required:

THEATRE 311: Theatre History III: 20th Century and Contemporary (3 credits)

MUSIC 364: Musical Theatre History (3 credits)

Choose one:

THEATRE 309: Theatre History I:Greek to Elizabethan (3 credits)

THEATRE 310: Theatre History II: 17th Century to Realism (3 credits)

Shop practicum, 4 credits required:

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

Theatre Studies

Supporting Courses, (23 credits):

Required courses:

THEATRE 131: Acting I (3 credits)

THEATRE 220: Stage Management (3 credits)

THEATRE 221: Stagecraft (4 credits)

THEATRE 222: Costume Technology (4 credits)

THEATRE 231: Acting II (3 credits)

Dance core, 3 credits required:

THEATRE 128: Jazz Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 137: Ballet I (1 credit)

THEATRE 141: Period Dance Styles (1 credit)

THEATRE 145: Modern Dance I (1 credit)

THEATRE 161: Tap Dance I (1 credit)

Elective, 3 credits required:

ARTS MGT 256: Understanding the Arts (3 credits)

THEATRE 219: UWGB Meets NYC: New York Theatre Trip (1 credit)

THEATRE 223: Computer Applications for Theatre (3 credits)

THEATRE 224: Introduction to Theatre Design (3 credits)

THEATRE 233: Voice for the Actor I (3 credits)

THEATRE 298: Independent Study, 1-4 credits

Upper-Level Courses, (27 credits)

History/literature, 3 courses required:

THEATRE 309: Theatre History I:Greek to Elizabethan (3 credits)

THEATRE 310: Theatre History II: 17th Century to Realism (3 credits)

THEATRE 311: Theatre History III: 20th Century and Contemporary (3 credits)

Directing, required course:

THEATRE 351: Directing I (3 credits)

Shop practicum, 4 credits required:

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit) (may be repeated)

Theatre practicum, 2 courses required:

THEATRE 335: Production Practicum: Crews (1 credit)

THEATRE 336: Production Practicum: Performance (1 credit)

THEATRE 338: Production Practicum: Scene Shop (1 credit)

THEATRE 339: Production Practicum: Costume Shop (1 credit)

Design/technical theatre, one course required:

THEATRE 323: Stage Lighting (3 credits)

THEATRE 325: Stage Makeup (3 credits)

THEATRE 421: Scene Painting (3 credits)

THEATRE 422: Costume Crafts (3 credits)

THEATRE 426: Sound for Theatre (3 credits)

Electives, 6 credits required:

Choose from any 300- or 400-level THEATRE courses