Specific Requirements for Admission to the Theatre Major

Successful completion of THR 131 Acting I, THR 153 Stagecraft I, and one of the following: THR 215 Makeup Design, THR 223 Basic Television Studio Producing and Directing, THR 330 Acting II or THR 355 Lighting Design I.

B.F.A., Major in Theatre: Performance Track Requirements: 52 Credits

THR 131Acting I3
THR 153Stagecraft I3
THR 215Makeup Design3
THR 223Basic Television Studio Producing and Directing3
THR 355Lighting Design I3
THR 491Production for Majors4
Select one of the following:3
American Theater History
Theatre History (5th Century, B.C.-1700)
World Theatre History II: (1700-Present)
Performance Track requirements
THR 154Costume Construction3
THR 335Audition Technique3
THR 341Play Direction And Script Analysis I3
THR 499Senior Thesis3
Select one of the following: 3
American Theater History
Theatre History (5th Century, B.C.-1700)
World Theatre History II: (1700-Present)
Select three of the following: 9
Acting II
Improvisational Theatre
Actor's Lab
Play Direction And Script Analysis II
Select six additional theatre credits at the 200-400 level. 6
Total Credits52

Requisite Courses

Nine credits with the approval of the major advisor, including six credits from the FPA Department and three credits of 300-level or above from other departments.