Major Requirements
 

Performance Courses (4 Credits)

· THE 220 - Advanced Acting Workshop (4 Cr.) (LER-ARC)

· THE 228 - Expressive Use of Voice and Movement (4 Cr.)

Technical Theatre/Design (8 Credits)

· THE 140 - Technical Theatre Foundation (with Lab) (4 Cr.) (LER-ARC)

· THE 250 - Imaginative Thinking: Design for Platform (4 Cr.)

History/Criticism/Literature (8 Credits)

· THE 214 - Culture and Community: Advanced Study in Theatre History and Dramatic Literature (4 Cr.) (LER-TXT)

· THE 255 - Method and Approach to Theatre Research (4 Cr.)

Integrative Skills Courses (3-4 Credits)

· THE 218 - Theatre for Social Change (4 Cr.)

· THE 231 - Directing (4 Cr.) (LER-ARC)

· THE 232 - Playwriting (3 Cr.) (LER-ARC)

· THE 239 - Writing for the Musical Stage (3 Cr.)

Professional Development/Extramural Experience (3-8 Credits)

· Maryland Shakespeare Summer Intensive

· Winter Workshop Intensive

· Department study abroad experience  

Core Courses (15 Credits)

· THE 275 - The Production Portfolio - To be taken twice (2 Cr. each)

· THE 380 - Advanced Theatre Workshop (3 Cr.)

· THE 390 - Senior Project Workshop - To be taken fall semester of senior year (4 Cr.)

· THE 391 - Senior Project Production - To be taken spring semester of senior year (4 Cr.)

Theatre Major Checklist

Review the Theatre Major Checklist (PDF) with your academic advisor to ensure that you are taking the necessary courses and credits to graduate. If you have any questions, please contact your advisor or visit the Academic Advising website for more information.