Theater Arts Major, BA

(NYC)

University Core - (44-55)

Open Electives – (37-48)

ONE of THREE Major Tracks – (36)

Available tracks are ACTING, DIRECTING, and DESIGN/TECHNICAL THEATER.

ACTING TRACK (36 credits)

Required Theater Courses: (9 credits)

THR 108Voice and Movement for the Actor I

3 credits

THR 151Acting I

3 credits

THR 499Senior Year Experience in Theatre

3 credits

Theater History Electives: (6 credits)

THR 131Development of the Physical Theatre

3 credits

THR 134Theater History: From Classical to Neoclassical

3 credits

THR 135Theater History: From Romanticism to the Present

3 credits

THR 136World Theater

3 credits

MUS 145Introduction to the Opera

3 credits

THR Travel course

3 credits

Acting Track Electives (15 credits)

THR 109Voice and Movement for the Actor II

3 credits

THR 251Acting II

3 credits

THR 301Advanced Scene Study I

3 credits

THR 356Advanced Scene Study II

3 credits

THR 254Acting for the Musical Stage I

3 credits

THR 354Acting for the Musical Stage II

3 credits

THR 361Advanced Scene Study III

3 credits

THR 362Advanced Scene Study IV

3 credits

THR 357Acting for Television and Film

3 credits

THR 358Acting for Television and Film II

3 credits

Technical Electives: (6 credits)

THR 122Production Crew I (Costume)

3 credits

THR 132Stagecraft

3 credits

THR 176Lighting Workshop

3 credits

THR 196ETheater Props

3 credits

THR 211Stage Management

3 credits

THR 222Production Crew II (Scenery)

3 credits

THR 331Sound and Acoustics

3 credits

DIRECTING TRACK (36 credits)

Required Theater Courses (9 credits)

THR 108Voice and Movement for the Actor I

3 credits

THR 151Acting I

3 credits

THR 499Senior Year Experience in Theatre

3 credits

Required Technical Electives: (6 credits)

THR 122Production Crew I (Costume)

3 credits

THR 132Stagecraft

3 credits

THR 176Lighting Workshop

3 credits

THR 196ETheater Props

3 credits

THR 211Stage Management

3 credits

THR 222Production Crew II (Scenery)

3 credits

THR 331Sound and Acoustics

3 credits

Theater History Electives: (6 credits)

THR 131Development of the Physical Theatre

3 credits

THR 134Theater History: From Classical to Neoclassical

3 credits

THR 135Theater History: From Romanticism to the Present

3 credits

THR 136World Theater

3 credits

MUS 145Introduction to the Opera

3 credits

THR Travel course

3 credits

Directing Track Electives (15 credits)

THR 251Acting II

3 credits

THR 301Advanced Scene Study I

3 credits

THR 211Stage Management

3 credits

THR 208Playwriting

3 credits

THR 232Script Analysis

3 credits

THR 359Directing I

3 credits

THR 207Directing II

3 credits

THR 390Theatre Internship

3 - 6 credits

DESIGN / TECHNICAL THEATER TRACK (36 credits)

Required Theater Courses: (15 credits)

THR 108Voice and Movement for the Actor I

3 credits

THR 122Production Crew I (Costume)

3 credits

THR 151Acting I

3 credits

THR 222Production Crew II (Scenery)

3 credits

THR 499Senior Year Experience in Theatre

3 credits

Theater History Electives: (6 credits)

THR 131Development of the Physical Theatre

3 credits

THR 134Theater History: From Classical to Neoclassical

3 credits

THR 135Theater History: From Romanticism to the Present

3 credits

MUS 145Introduction to the Opera

3 credits

THR Travel course

3 credits

Design/Technical Track Electives: (15 credits)

THR 132Stagecraft

3 credits

THR 142The Costume

3 credits

THR 143Costume and Décor II

3 credits

THR 137Drafting I

3 credits

THR 169Drafting II

3 credits

THR 170Indie Theater Producing

3 credits

THR 176Lighting Workshop

3 credits

THR 179Slides and Projections

3 credits

THR 211Stage Management

3 credits

THR 272Scene Painting I

3 credits

THR 273Scene Painting II

3 credits

THR 336Lighting Design I

3 credits

THR 280Costume and Materials Construction I

3 credits

THR 331Sound and Acoustics

3 credits

THR 339Theater Design

3 credits

THR 390Theatre Internship

3 - 6 credits

Open Electives - (37-48)

Elective Courses

THR 196GPerforming Arts Freshman Seminar

1 credits

Also may include suggested Theater Arts courses:

DAN 306Body Awareness and Wellness

3 credits

DAN 312Choreography

3 credits

THR 254Acting for the Musical Stage I

3 credits

THR 460The Business of Acting

3 credits

Total Credit Hours: 128

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