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Theatre, BFA

Offered in: CHICAGO

Requirements

This major requires a minimum of 110 semester hours of course work in theatre and music. The degree requires a minimum total of 134 semester hours.

  Dance Technique .....Varies
  Voice .....Varies
  ACP 110 Primary Texts .....3
  ENG 101 Introduction to Composition .....3
  ENG 102 Argument, Analysis, Research .....3
  PERF 101 Group Singing .....1
  THAR 099 Performance Attendance (six semesters required) .....
  THAR 203 Script Analysis .....1
  THAR 206 Fundamentals of Acting I (and labs) .....3
  THAR 207 Fundamentals of Acting II (and labs) .....3
  THAR 220 Vocal and Physical Preparation I (with labs) .....3
  THAR 221 Vocal and Physical Preparation II (with labs) .....3
  THAR 225 Intermediate Acting I .....3
  THAR 226 Intermediate Acting II .....3
  THAR 231 Vocal and Physical Preparation III (with labs) .....3
  THAR 232 Vocal and Physical Preparation IV: Shakespeare .....3
  THAR 242 Vocal and Physical Preparation V: Stage Dialects .....3
  THAR 247 Introduction to Technical Theatre .....3
  THAR 250 Freshman Rehearsal and Performance .....Varies
  THAR 270 Creative Process .....1
  THAR 290 Introduction to Professional Theatre .....1
  THAR 292 Theatre History and Literature I .....3
  THAR 293 Theatre History and Literature II .....3
  THAR 310 Stage Makeup .....3
  THAR 320 Acting for the Musical Stage I .....3
  THAR 330 Acting on Camera I .....3
  THAR 331 Acting on Camera II .....3
  THAR 340 Audition and Professional Issues .....3
  THAR 341 Stage Mangement .....3
  THAR 348 Stage Directing .....3
  THAR 350 Rehearsal and Performance .....12 max
  THAR 370 Advanced Creative Process .....1
  THAR 371 Stage Combat I .....3
  THAR 372 Stage Combat II .....3
  THAR 375 Advanced Movement: Comedy and Character Techniques .....3
  THAR 381 Arts Management .....1
  THAR 383 American Theatre History: Dramatic Visions of Social Justice .....1
  THAR 385 Performance Art I .....3
  THAR 387 Shakespeare in Performance .....3
  THAR 388 Advanced Acting: Period Styles .....3
  THAR 393 Combat Specialty Class .....3

Electives

  One Course in Literature .....3
One to four additional courses chosen from the following areas:
  * African American Studies .....
  * Anthropology .....
  * English .....
  * Foreign Language .....
  * History .....
  * Liberal Studies .....
  * Philosophy .....
  * Political Science .....
  * Psychology .....
  * Sociology .....
  * Women's and Gender Studies .....

* Other subject areas with permission of advisor.