A class posing in costume

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Theatre Arts

Pre-enrollment auditions are required for Theatre Arts production classes (Th Art 45, 50, 52, 53, 54, 55 and 56). Theatre Arts majors enroll in Theatre Arts 5. All sections require attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets.

TH ART 5, History of World Theatre 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: THTR 113.IGETC AREA 3A (Arts) Prerequisite: None. Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

This course covers the history of theatre and dramatic literature with emphasis on the relationship of the theatre to cultural development. Attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

1659 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh TH ART 102 Harrop A M

TH ART 10A, Voice Development for the Stage 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: None.

The study of speech designed to develop the skills for performing classic and modern dramatic literature is stressed in this course. Attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

4080 6:30p-9:40p TTh TH ART 101 Meeks K
Above section 4080 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 20 to Aug 10.

TH ART 15, Stage Movement for the Actor 1 unit

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: None.

Formerly Theatre Arts 15A.

This course develops the student’s awareness of the body as an instrument of communication in stage acting. Attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

1660 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh TH ART 101 Sawoski P

TH ART 18A, Technical Theatre Production Workshop 1 unit

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: THTR 192. Prerequisite: None.

This course is intended for students interested in actual training and experience, either in the various backstage areas of technical support or by being involved as a member of a production crew for a Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Dept. production.

1661 Arrange-9 Hours TH ART 130 Anzelc L L
Above section 1661 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 11. Above section 1661 will hold its first class meeting on June 19 at 11:00am and 3:00pm in the Scene Schop (TH ART 130). Students must attend one of these meetings.

TH ART 18B, Technical Theatre Production Workshop 2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: THTR 192. Prerequisite: None.

This course is intended for students interested in actual training and experience, either in the various backstage areas of technical support or by being involved as a member of a production crew for a Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Dept. production.

1662 Arrange-18 Hours TH ART 130 Anzelc L L
Above section 1662 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 11. Above section 1662 will hold its first class meeting on June 19 at 11:00am and 3:00pm in the Scene Schop (TH ART 130). Students must attend one of these meetings.

TH ART 20, Stagecraft 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: THTR 171. Prerequisite: None.

This course covers the construction, painting and rigging of stage scenery, properties and effects. It includes the use of construction tools, shop safety and procedures, and an introduction to scenic design. Attendance of theater productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

1677 12:30p-3:30p MTWThF TH ART 101 Allen L A

TH ART 41, Acting I 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: THTR 151. Prerequisite: None.

This course introduces the beginning student to the art of stage acting. The major emphasis is on actor development and growth through character portrayal, scene performance, and written work. Attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

1663 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh TH ART 101 Sawoski P

1664 2:45p-4:50p MTWTh TH ART 102 Harrop A M

TH ART 51, Stage Make-Up Workshop 0.5 unit

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: None.

Concurrent Enrollment in Theatre Arts 50 or 52.

A study of the art and practical application of stage make-up for those performing in Theatre Arts Department productions.

Attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

1665 Arrange-1.5 Hours TH ART 132 Adair-Lynch T A

TH ART 53, Production for the Younger Audience 3 units

Transfer: CSU

C-ID: THTR 191. Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment audition required. Co-enrollment in Theatre Arts 51 is required.

This course includes rehearsals and performances of a theatrical production geared specifically for a younger audience. It explores acting skills through the application and development of progressive performance techniques. Emphasis is placed on cooperative blending of all theatre activities into a finished public performance. Students will rehearse and prepare material and learn about the processes of performing for the live theatre. Attendance of theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

Theatre Arts 53 is the same as Music 46. Students may earn credit for one but not both.

4081 6:30p-10:00p MTWTh TH ART STUDIO Adair-Lynch T A

Arrange-3 Hours Adair-Lynch T A

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