THTR 180 Introduction to Theatre
- Format: Online
- Credit Hours: 3
- Tuition: $941.40
This course is a study of theatre as an art with an emphasis upon its cultural and social influence in society. It examines the simultaneous evolution of several facets of theatre, including acting, directing, playwriting, the physical stage, performance conditions, and dramatic literature. The course focuses on demonstrating the collaborative, eclectic nature of theatre, and on providing students with a sophisticated understanding of how live performances have evolved to meet the demands of each society through the ages.