Theatre Minor


Undergraduate Minor

Course Delivery

On Campus

Total Credits

19 Credits

About the Program

The Department of Visual & Performing Arts - Theatre Program offers a minor in Theatre to complement other degree programs both within VAPA and across the curriculum.

Focus of Study

The Theatre Minor gives students a basic technical, practical, and historical introduction to theatrical arts. 

Program Requirements

Core Requirement: 10 credits

  • THTR 1000: Introduction to Theatre
  • THTR 2000: Introduction to Technical Theatre
  • THTR 2020: Acting Workshop I

Upper-division Requirement: 6 credits

Of the 6 credits of electives, 3 credits must be chosen from the following classes:

  • THTR 3201: Topics in Early Theatre History
  • THTR 3202: Topics in Modern Theatre History
  • THTR 3220: What's Funny? The Nature and Form of Dramatic Comedy
  • THTR 3280: Women in Theatre

Practicum Requirement: 3 credits

THTR 3390/-1/-2: Theatre Practicum (acting, directing/stage management and technical theatre). Students must participate in a minimum of three productions, earning practicum credits in at least two areas.

Program Coursework

For program coursework, please see the advising sheet.

Admission Details

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