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Electives

Performance and Production offers the following electives for its students.

Performance

Beginning Acting
Intermediate Acting
Voice and Diction
Movement
Realism
Characterization
Improv
TV/Film Performance
Acting Styles
Actor Artist Aesthetic

Writing

Playwriting
Advanced Playwriting
Screenwriting
Advanced Screenwriting
Dramatic Writing

Directing

Directing I
Directing II
Experimental Directing
Directing for Film

Stage Management

Stage Management
Advanced Stage Management
Stage Management Practicum
Company and Production Management

Technical

Scenic Painting
Costume Construction
Stage Makeup
Lighting Design
Sound Design
Scenic Design
Welding for Stage

Film & Television

Business of Film
Short Film Development
Directing for Film
Lighting for Film
Editing for Film

Each concentrated elective can be supplemented with departmental or outside work that counts as internship or independent study credit. For example, a student that finds summer work as a stage manager or on a film set can receive credit for the work if the advisor deems appropriate.