Acting (B.F.A.)

Major: Acting (B.F.A.)

This BFA program develops your skills as an actor through experiences in the classroom and performance laboratory.

In recent years, our BFA students have participated in an average of six productions per year. You'll draw experience from a season that includes at least 15 faculty-directed shows and more than 30 student-directred shows per year.

Departments/Programs
Bachelor of Fine Arts Core 30 hours
Acting Major (B.F.A., 82 hours)
THTRE 1020 Script Analysis 3 hours
THTRE 1300 Acting I 3 hours
THTRE 2500 Directing I 3 hours
THTRE 2700 Approaching Scenography 3 hours
THTRE 3500 Directing II 3 hours
THTRE 3800 World Theatre History I 3 hours
THTRE 3810 World Theatre History II 3 hours
THTRE 4480 Professional Preparation for Theatre 3 hours
Select 6 hours of Dramatic Literature: 6 hours
Acting Core 33 hours
THTRE 1310 Acting II 3 hours
THTRE 2300 Acting III 3 hours
THTRE 2340 Voice I 3 hours
THTRE 2400 Movement for the Actor 3 hours
THTRE 2410 Stage Combat

3 hours

THTRE 3300 Acting IV 3 hours
THTRE 3330 Dialects 3 hours
THTRE 3340 Voice II 3 hours
THTRE 3350 Playing Shakespeare 3 hours
THTRE 4300 Acting: Director‘s Perspective 3 hours
THTRE 4450 Auditioning 3 hours
Technical 3 hours
 
Theatre Electives 13 hours
Capstone 3 hours
THTRE 4970 Internship or
THTRE 4990 Senior Theatre Project