TDPS - Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies

TDPS258 Special Topics in Introductory Performing Arts (1-3 Credits)

Designed for performing arts students. Offers instruction at the introductory level in various aspects of performance such as Voice for the Performing Arts, Movement for the Performing Arts, Acting for the Performing Arts, Partner Dance and a myriad of specific aspects within these genres.

Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.

Repeatable to: 9 credits if content differs.

TDPS358 Special Topics in Intermediate Performing Arts (1-3 Credits)

Designed for performing arts students. Offers instruction at the intermediate level in various aspects of performance such as Voice for the Performing Arts, Movement for the Performing Arts, Acting for the Performing Arts, Partner Dance and a myriad of specific aspects within these genres.

Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.

Repeatable to: 9 credits if content differs.

TDPS362 Alexander Technique (1-3 Credits)

Based on the F.M. Alexander Technique, students will learn to recognize habit patterns that interfere with how they function and express themselves so that they can make conscious choices as a performing artist.

Prerequisite: THET222, THET116, THET223, and TDPS201; or (DANC218 and DANC219). And permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.

Credit Only Granted for: THET399J, THET362 or TDPS362.

Formerly: THET399J and THET362.

TDPS458 Special Topics in Advanced Performing Arts (1-3 Credits)

Designed for performing arts students. Offers instruction at an advanced level in various aspects of performance such as Voice for the Performing Arts, Movement for the Performing Arts, Acting for the Performing Arts, Partner Dance and a myriad of specific aspects within these genres.

Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.

Repeatable to: 9 credits if content differs.

TDPS469 Advanced Practicum in Stage Management (1-3 Credits)

A graded course in stage management for theatre and/or dance productions. A hands-on laboratory experience.

Prerequisite: Minimum of 2 credits from TDPS479.

Restriction: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.

Repeatable to: 6 credits.

TDPS470 Production Management (3 Credits)

To familiarize students with techniques and skills required of a Production Manager in a theatrical production. Focus will also be given to the field of event management.

Prerequisite: TDPS201, THET222, THET223, and THET116; and permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.

Credit Only Granted for: TDPS458D or TDPS470.

Formerly: TDPS458D.

TDPS479 Production Practicum (1-3 Credits)

A graded course in a specified practical aspect of mounting a theatre or dance production. It is a hands-on, purely laboratory experience.

Prerequisite: TDPS201.

Repeatable to: 10 credits if content differs.

Credit Only Granted for: TDPS479 or THET479.

Formerly: THET479.