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THEA 201 - Elements of Theatrical Design

(3 credits)
This course introduces students to the fundamental elements and principles of design and how they apply to scenic, costume, lighting, sound and projection design for the theatre. Students will create a vocabulary for the discussion, appreciation and evaluation of theatrical design, and develop an understanding and respect for the work and contributions of theatre designers. Students will develop skills in script analysis, graphic techniques, and historical and visual research. Students will learn to communicate ideas and themes visually through assigned reading and plays, research projects, drawing assignments, in-class projects and class presentations. Offered fall semester.