Theatre Courses

Requirements for the Major:

Twelve courses plus one theater practicum credit, which must include experience in the art of Stage Management. Students may focus their studies in one of three areas: Performance, Design & Technology or Directing. In addition to required courses (ATH-110, ATH-112, ATH-120, a design course, and ATH-497or ATH 498 & 499), students choose six or seven courses, depending upon whether they take a one or two term senior thesis, from the “menu” of options in consultation with their faculty advisor.

Requirements for the Interdepartmental Major:

Eight courses plus one theater practicum credit which must include experience in the Art of Stage Management. The interdepartmental major includes ATH 110, 112, 113, 125, 151, 230, 231, 342.  Highly recommended are additional electives/dance technique classes.

Requirements for the Minor:

Six courses plus one Theater Practicum credit which must include experience in the art of Stage Management. The Theater minor includes ATH-110 (Stage Craft I), ATH-120 (History of Theater) and the choice of one design class and one performance class offered by the Department. Also required are two electives from within the Department of Theater and Dance chosen in consultation with the student’s Minor advisor.

Requirements for Honors: ATH498-499:

Candidates must satisfy college qualifications for honors, and receive a grade of at least “A minus”.