THEA 1001 Introduction to Theater Arts

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as THE 1.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Study of the nature and history of the theatrical event. Selected periods and styles of production. Contributions of the playwright, actor, director, designer, architect, critic, and producer. Attendance at departmental productions. (Not open to students who have completed Theater 1001 [1.1] or 1.2.). Starting Spring 2024 satisfies Pathways Flexible Core Creative Expression requirement.


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