Theater Arts Course Descriptions

TA110 Theater Appreciation
Covers performance interpretation using a range of mediums for presenting plays. Focuses on the student identification of dramatic conflict and interpretation using the current and historic symbolic language of the stage. F, Sp
3 Credits

TA141 Acting 1
Introduces the skills and techniques of acting for the stage focusing on the actor’s instrument of body, voice, and mind. Includes voice and movement, improvisation games, script analysis, performance evaluation, and the rehearsal process. Improves public speaking and confidence for the non-actor and develops stage presence and essential skills for the beginning actor. F, SP
3 Credits

XTA0001H Plays & Rehearsals
Theater Arts (non-cr)
0 Non-Credit

XTA0001J Acting Fundamentals
Theater Arts (non-cr)
0 Non-Credit

XTA0523B Acting Production Wkshp: Yr 1
Introduces the study of rehearsal and performance techniques, including blocking, memorization, character development, and public performance.
0 Non-Credit

XTA0523C Acting Production Wkshp: Yr 2
Continues the study of rehearsal and performance techniques, including blocking, memorization, character development, and public performance.
0 Non-Credit

XTA9000A Creative Classroom Dramatics
Theater Arts (non-cr)
1.2 CEU