Theatre Arts Classes

The Theatre Arts Department offers an exciting array of classes, including 3 general education courses (THAR 1, 2, 6), a wide range of skills classes, and several production-related practicums. Students wishing to focus their studies in Theatre Arts can complete an AA in Theatre Arts, complete the Theatre Arts Transfer Major and/or select one or more of the five Certificates of Achievement that we offer.

For information about our Technical Theatre classes and Certificates of Achievement in Stagecraft, Makeup, or Costuming, contact Maryanne Scozzari

For information about all other classes, as well as the AA in Theatre Arts and the Certificates of Achievement in Acting or Theatre Management, contact Leslie McCauley


Spring 2019 Schedule of Classes

Theatre Appreciation, Dramatic Literature and History

  • THAR 1 - World Theatre Through Time (Forsyth 105) - MW 9am-10:30am
  • THAR 2 - Introduction to Theatre Arts - TTH 9am-10:30am


  • THAR 10A Introduction to Acting – MW 9am-11:30am / MW 12pm-2:30pm / TTH 12:00pm-2:30pm
  • THAR 10B Scene Study and Characterization – TTH 2:40pm-5:10pm
  • THAR 11.1 Performance Non-Musical (All The Great Books (abridged))
  • THAR 11.2 Performance Musical (Jesus Christ Superstar)
  • THAR 11.3 Performance Musical Dance
  • THAR 13.1A/L Styles Performance Workshop I – MW 2:40pm-5:10pm
  • THAR 13.1B/L Styles Performance II – MW 2:40-5:10pm
  • THAR 19 Introduction to Movement and Mask – F 12:00pm-3:00pm
  • THAR 63 Acting in Film, TV and Voice-Over - MW 12:00pm-2:30pm

Stagecraft and Design

  • THAR 20 Introduction to Stagecraft – TTH 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • THAR 26 Intro to Theatre Lighting - MW 10:30am-12:30pm

Costume Design

  • THAR 21A Introduction to Costume Technology – TTH 2:00pm-4:30pm
  • THAR 21B Costume Technology II – TTH 2:00pm-4:30pm
  • THAR 28 Intro to Costume Design - M 6:30-9:30pm
  • THAR 121.2 Introduction to Millinery – TTH 1:00pm-3:30pm

Makeup Design

  • THAR 22 Theatrical Makeup Design for Stage and Screen – W 1:00pm-5:00pm
  • THAR 22.1 Special Effects Makeup & Masks - M 1:00-5:00pm
  • THAR 22.1 Special Effects Makeup & Masks II - M 1:00-5:00pm

Theatrical Management

  • THAR 50L Theatrical Management Lab – Weekly hours by arrangement

Props - Will NOT be offered Spring 2019