Stagecraft I

TA114 (Liberal Arts) $ Stagecraft I 4 hrs. 3 crs. An introduction to the study of the elements, the theories, the methods, and the materials used in modern theatre technology. This course will examine the elements of drama, their interaction, and their realization in the theatrical production process, focusing on the organization of theatre personnel, the architecture, the equipment, and the techniques used in the construction, theory, and execution of scenery, lighting, and costumes. Mandatory attendance at (and evaluation of) theatrical performances, both on and off campus required.