New Theatre Minor has been approved!
The minor required 18 credits involving a broad range of courses in the theatre department.
Check out requirements here: http://theatredance.colorado.edu/dance/dance-academics/dance-minor/
ALSO – Theatre Department has four exciting classes being offered this upcoming Spring under Open Topics THTR 4059.
These courses are open to anyone (ie., no pre-reqs) and just one requires an audition / consent of the instructor. If you have a tiniest bit of interest in the act of performance is helpful!
The courses are:
THTR 4059-001: Performing for Justice and Development
THTR 4059-003: Masks
THTR 4059-004: Musical Theatre: Performing the Song
THTR 4059-802: New Theatre Workshop
Section 001 looks at the theory and practice of using performance as a tool for promoting social justice.
Section 003 will explore the “journey of the mask” – historically, physically, vocally, and practically with the creation of a personal character mask to be used in performance.
Section 004 is open to students of all levels of musical theatre experience and will focus on both the musical theatre audition and the creation of a character in a musical theatre production.
Section 802 will help students understand the process of the creation of theatrical works by involving them in the development of a professional show. Audition first day of classes/consent of instructor required.