This course is an entry level course in theatre history, its practice, and the creation of the theatrical event, exploring theatre's role as a central, social communication event. Through group and individual presentations, students will also explore as well as the roles of the various artists who collaborate to create theatre, how ideas are reflected in conception and reading of a play, and explore how ideas about interpretation and aesthetic can be reflected in production. Students will be required to attend live Theater performances. This course meets General Education Core Goal 1b: Communication Skills: Oral; Core Goal 7: Aesthetic Sensibility and the Arts; and Core Goal 12: Sensitivity to Global Perspective and Cultural and Social Diversity.
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