Theater Major—BA

Minimum of 35–36 semester course credits and general BA requirements 

Core Requirements
DNC 159Stage Production2
THS 004Acting Fundamentals I3
THS 017Embodied Movement1
THS 106Acting Fundamentals II3
THS 137Performance3
THS 141Acting Methods3
THS 164History of Theater3
THS 175A
THS 175B
Documentary Theater/Playwriting
and Documentary Theater/Playwriting: Production
4
THS 275A
THS 275B
Documentary Theater/Playwriting
and Documentary Theater/Playwriting: Production
4
THS 190Senior Showcase Class (Theater major only )4
Electives 1
Dance Forms from Here, There and Everywhere
Dance Improvisation
Laban Studies
Seminar in Interdisciplinary Collaboration
Dance Theater in Traditional and Contemporary Performance
Communication, Presence and Public Speaking
Acting for Camera
Topics in Musical Theater
Directing
Courses offered at ACT: Students must choose 4 out of 5 ACT classes to complete the major 213–14
Acting Styles 3
Physical Theater 4
Voice, Verse, and Character 4
Cultural Landscapes/Arts Collo
Performance Making 4

NOTE: Students must take one elective course outside of the theater studies (e.g., dance, music, English). The course must be approved by the theater advisor.