Timeroom: Spring 2023

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THDA 464 (01) - Ballet Cross-Training

Ballet Cross-Training

Credits: 1.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 53210
Traditional ballet exercises will be modified to focus on repetition and body mechanics to improve athletic skills through dance. This ballet class will help students further develop strength, coordination, speed, agility, flexibility, fluidity, balance, efficiency of movement, and mental focus. Particular emphasis will be given to psychomotor skill development through challenges that require applying unfamiliar ballet vocabulary while moving to music. No dance experience required, only willingness to develop at your own pace in a fun, judgment-free environment.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Susan Endrizzi
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 M 6:40pm - 8:30pm NHH STGE

THDA 500 (01) - Musical Theatre Voice I

Musical Theatre Voice I

Credits: 1.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 51839
This course provides students with a foundation in healthy, relaxed, and dynamic singing of primarily musical theatre repertoire. In addition to expanding the student's knowledge of and ability to sing various styles of musical theatre repertoire, this course provides a venue to explore and develop analytical skills relating to character and script.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Only listed majors in section: THEATRE, THEATRE:ACT&DIR, THEATRE:DANCE, THEATRE:DES&TEC, THEATRE:MUSTHEA, THEATRE:SECTHED, THEATRE:YTHDRAM
Instructors: Melissa Manseau
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged TBA

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

Storytelling, Story Theatre

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 54403
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. Special fee.
Equivalent(s): THCO 662, THDA 622, THEA 622, THEA 662
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Carol Fisher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 M 2:40pm - 5:00pm PCAC M213

THDA 549 (01) - Vectorworks Computer-Aided Design Drafting for the Theatre

VW CAD Drafting for Theatre

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 56277
This course will help students develop essential drafting skills used to present design ideas, technical solutions, and communication in productions. Drafting is a form of visual presentation that brings the design ideas to realization. Throughout the semester, students will learn about the basic graphic standard in the industry, gain proficiency in VectorWorks software, and develop a clear and accurate presentation for their designs.
Instructors: Lih-Hwa Yu
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 9:40am - 11:00am PCAC M213

THDA 555 (01) - Acting The Song

Acting The Song

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 54206
Special Fees: $24.00
Foundations of solo musical theatre performance, with a special focus on Acting the Song. Students will review beginner acting techniques and transfer their work from the realm of the monologue into the realm of the musical theatre solo assessed through solo performances and written assignments. Special Fee.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm PCAC M213
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged PCAC M313

THDA 562 (01) - Ballet II

Ballet II

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 50426
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.
Equivalent(s): THCO 562, THEA 562
Instructors: Susan Endrizzi
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MW 12:10pm - 2:00pm NHH STGE

THDA 563 (01) - Theatre Dance II

Theatre Dance II

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 50427
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. Special fee.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 16 credits.
Equivalent(s): THCO 563, THEA 563
Instructors: Mary Marino
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NHH NDS

THDA 570 (01) - Movement & Vocal Production

Movement & Vocal Production

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 56278
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. Special Fee.
Prerequisite(s): THDA 551
Equivalent(s): THDA 470
Instructors: Aimee Blesing
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm NHH STGE

THDA 576 (01) - Pointe

Pointe

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 50872
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.
Equivalent(s): THCO 576, THEA 576
Instructors: Susan Endrizzi
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NHH STGE

THDA 583 (01) - Introduction to Puppetry

Introduction to Puppetry

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   22  
CRN: 50433
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. Special fee.
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Carol Fisher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MW 1:10pm - 2:30pm PCAC M213