Presents theatre as an all-encompassing art form. Surveys the history of theatre and the diversity of theatrical genres from story-telling to 20th century 'Realsim' to performance art. Studies dramatic literature as it relates to practical theatrical production. Examines the collaborative process leading to production. Students present a full production plan as a final project. (3 cr. hrs.) (Fall). Meets General Education requirement in the Arts and Western Civilization.
Introduction to Theatre