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THDA 522 (01) - Storytelling, Story Theatre, and Involvement Dramatics

Storytelling, Story Theatre

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 16216
This course actively explores storytelling techniques based on individual needs. An examination of story theatre and involvement styles leads to practical experience in individual performances. Participants will actively develop performance techniques that reflect a variety of styles and approaches for storytelling. We will examine the historical significance of storytelling in Eastern and Western civilizations and develop a perspective on its role in culture and religion. Applications for both educational and entertainment purposes will be explored through acting and vocal techniques, games, media, felt board, and puppetry. This course will include an examination of story theatre and involvement styles and the development of the ensemble for performance. The projects will include individual performances and group collaboration of selected stories appropriate for a wide range of audiences. The final project will reflect the participant's individual needs and utilize storytelling techniques developed in the course.
Equivalent(s): THDA 622
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Carol Fisher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 M 2:40pm - 5:00pm PCAC M213

THDA 551 (01) - Acting I

Acting I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 13201
Special Fees: $24.00
Development of fundamental vocal and physical stage techniques for actors and directors through exercises, improvisation and theatre games.
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Aimee Blesing
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm PCAC DB06

THDA 551 (02) - Acting I

Acting I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 14756
Special Fees: $24.00
Development of fundamental vocal and physical stage techniques for actors and directors through exercises, improvisation and theatre games.
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Aimee Blesing
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 12:40pm - 2:00pm PCAC DB06

THDA 552 (01) - Acting II

Acting II

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 12267
Special Fees: $24.00
Focuses on strengthening the actor's ability to achieve a higher level of truth, presence, and spontaneity on stage. Building on the approach devised by Sanford Meisner, this highly intensive class creates a bridge to connect these developing skills to various forms of text.
Prerequisite(s): THDA 551
Only listed majors in section: THEATRE, THEATRE:ACT&DIR, THEATRE:DANCE, THEATRE:DES&TEC, THEATRE:MUSTHEA, THEATRE:SECTHED, THEATRE:YTHDRAM
Instructors: David Kaye
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MWF 12:40pm - 2:00pm PCAC M118

THDA 562 (01) - Ballet II

Ballet II

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 13551
This dance technique class is taught at an intermediate level and is an extension of Ballet I with a focus on developing ballet vocabulary and artistry. Open to both majors and non-majors.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 16 credits.
Instructors: Susan Endrizzi
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 12:10pm - 2:00pm NHH 140

THDA 563 (01) - Theatre Dance II

Theatre Dance II

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 10397
Special Fees: $24.00
This dance technique class is an extension of THDA 463. Students will become versatile in a variety of dance styles, including contemporary and musical theatre style jazz and tap dance. Technical execution, artistry and improvisation will be explored. Open to both majors and non-majors.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 16 credits.
Instructors: Mary Marino
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NHH G60

THDA 565 (01) - Aerial Dance I

Aerial Dance I

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 14559
Special Fees: $20.00
This class focuses on beginning aerial dance language and skills as well as body conditioning. Apparatuses including fabric, trapeze and lyra are introduced.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 16 credits.
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 2:10pm - 4:00pm NHH G60

THDA 570 (01) - Movement & Vocal Production

Movement & Vocal Production

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 16217
Special Fees: $20.00
Expansion of the student's body-voice awareness, utilizing basic theories and lessons of Lessac Kinesensics and other somatic voice and body practices. Students will build breath-body connection and capacity, expand resonance and articulation, explore body alignment and expressiveness to build a foundation for a healthy and dynamic body-voice for stage and screen performance.
Prerequisite(s): THDA 551
Equivalent(s): THDA 470
Only listed majors in section: THEATRE, THEATRE:ACT&DIR, THEATRE:DANCE, THEATRE:DES&TEC, THEATRE:MUSTHEA, THEATRE:SECTHED, THEATRE:YTHDRAM
Instructors: Aimee Blesing
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm NHH G60

THDA 576 (01) - Pointe

Pointe

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11080
This class is taught at an intermediate level focusing on developing pointe technique and artistry. Classical variations are incorporated to study the history of ballet through practical application. 1-2 years of pointe technique required. If interested in beginning the study of pointe technique, contact the instructor. Open to both majors and non-majors.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 16 credits.
Instructors: Susan Endrizzi
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NHH 140

THDA 583 (01) - Introduction to Puppetry

Introduction to Puppetry

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   22  
CRN: 12480
Special Fees: $25.00
Introduces the art of puppetry for general appreciation, entertainment, application in the classroom, and as a therapeutic tool. Emphasis on constructing a variety of puppets (e.g., hand, rod, shadow, and scarf) and adapting literary sources for scripts and performance.
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Carol Fisher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 1:10pm - 2:30pm PCAC M213