DRMA 291 Theater Performance • 5 Cr.


Provides practical hands-on experience in theater production. Students work on the yearly main stage shows or on special projects for studio productions. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.


Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Identify a process of analyzing a specific play or musical.
  • Lead a variety of warm up and rehearsal exercises.
  • Create a character and execute a successful rehearsal process.
  • Perform a role a number of times before an audience.
  • Identify the connection between the written word of the drama and the finished production of a play.
  • Work positively with a director, designers and other actors to responsibly and collaboratively create a unified production.