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THTR 1170 Introduction to Theatre (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This is a survey course for primarily non-majors. Its aim is to impart an appreciation of the theatre as an artistic and humanizing experience. There will be discussion of the various elements that contribute to the development of theatre as a specialized art form including historical and cultural influences, staging styles and techniques, and the multiple genres of dramatic writing. Several plays illustrating the above will be read and attendance at selected performances is required.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17