The Theatre degree program explores theatre within a liberal arts framework and prepares student for transfer to a four-year program.
A broad-based liberal arts curriculum helps students develop critical thinking skills while focusing on the study of theatre.
Graduates of the program will be able to:
- Distinguish roles of actor, director, playwright, and technical designers.
- Demonstrate basic technical proficiency and artistic synthesis in vocal, physical, and emotional development in performance.
- Identify dramatic and theatrical genres and discuss and analyze major works in a cultural and historical context.
- Explore theatrical arts within a strong liberal arts framework.
- Investigate careers in theatre arts to prepare for transfer to a four-year program.
Algebra I is a prerequisite for all majors. Competency in Algebra I may be verified with a passing score on the College’s placement test or by completion of the appropriate course. Students must also have a grade of “C” or better in one year of high school laboratory science.