Mar 05, 2024  
2023-2024 Official General Catalog 
2023-2024 Official General Catalog

THR 112 - Acting II

This is an intermediate course for those who wish to continue the study of the acting process in greater depth.  “Method” and classical approaches are employed for an actor’s approach to a role; text and character analysis of various dramatic genres.  For a basic foundation, students work with the works of major playwrights including Shakespeare.

Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  THR 111 Introduction to Acting or consent of Instructor by audition

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  1. Practice voice and body exercises to help develop their physical “instrument.”
  2. Analyze and write about dramatic material such as character, objectives, physical and emotional circumstances and actions.
  3. Identify and write about acting theory as it developed including the methods, directors, actors and teachers involved.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the art and craft of acting and the creative process inherent therein.