Course: TH 108A. Acting I: Fundamentals (2)
Prerequisite: Theatre major or Theatre minor or permission of instructor. This course develops foundational skills for the actor, with an emphasis on ensemble building, collaboration and creative problem solving. Acting exercises, techniques and methods from a variety of performance styles will provide a comprehensive introduction to the roles and responsibilities of actors and directors. Fundamentals of the actor’s craft, such as developing an effective work ethic, appropriate rehearsal behavior and learning to integrate external evaluation, will provide students with a strong foundation in theater performance. Course meets 4 hours per week.