THTR1100 – Introduction to Theatre pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: Meets MnTC Goal Area 6. This course introduces students to the artistic, historical, cultural, and social significance of theatre; the process of producing live theatre; the examination of major developments; and theatre personnel. Participation in class projects, production attendance and production work hours may be required.
Prerequisites: (None)
Corequisites: (None)
  1. Explain the major literary elements of theatre.
  2. Identify major production areas of the theatre and tools used for theatrical production.
  3. Analyze and critique a live theatre performance.
  4. Articulate the different roles of theatre personnel.
  5. Engage in the creative process to select, interpret, and deliver a scene from dramatic literature.
  6. Demonstrate the aesthetic contributions of stage make up, costumes, lighting, sound, props, and set.
  7. Summarize the historical development of theatre.
  8. Articulate an informed personal reaction about the social significance of theatre.
  9. Identify the genres and styles of dramatic literature.
MnTC goal areas:
  • (6) The Humanities and Fine Arts

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