2019-2020 Catalog

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre with Major in Theatre Arts

Required 120 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 60 of which must be from a 4-year institution) including:

I. Essential Studies Requirements (See University ES listing): 39 credit hours

II. The Following Curriculum:

Major Requirements

Music Courses
MUSC 101Fundamentals of Music MUSC 131 is a co-requisite of MUSC 1303
or MUSC 130 Music Theory I
MUSC 133Keyboard Skills I1
Choral Ensemble (audition required)1
Individual Lessons (taken every semester)*16
Theatre Courses
THEA 120Voice and Movement I2
THEA 161Acting I3
THEA 201Theatre Practicum1
THEA 220Voice and Movement II2
THEA 230Text Analysis3
THEA 240Ballet I2
THEA 241Jazz Dance I2
THEA 242Tap Dance1
THEA 270Stagecraft3
THEA 271Intermediate Acting I: The Actor in You3
THEA 225Makeup for the Stage3
THEA 204Introduction to Acting for Musical Theatre3
THEA 300Play Direction I3
THEA 371Advanced Acting: Advanced Scene Study3
THEA 344Musical Theatre Dance Style2
THEA 404Acting for the Music Theatre3
THEA 423History of the Theatre: Classical, Medieval and Renaissance3
THEA 424History of the Theatre: Seventeenth Century to the Present3
THEA 494Senior Project4
THEA 450Musical Theatre History3
THEA 243Contemporary Dance I2
THEA 330Contemporary Theatre3
THEA 340Ballet II2
THEA 341Jazz Dance II2
THEA 342Contemporary Dance II2
THEA 425Play Direction II3
THEA 442Choreography3
THEA 471Advanced Acting III: Shakespeare3
THEA 488Playwriting3
MUSC 130Music Theory I3
MUSC 131Aural Skills I1
MUSC 134Music Theory II3
MUSC 135Aural Skills II1
MUSC 136Keyboard Skills II1
MUSC 242Diction for Singers1
MUSC 269Opera Workshop1
Others by Advisor Approval9

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