Students examine various areas of theatrical design (principally scenic, lighting and costume design). Depending upon the specific "topic" covered by this course during any given semester, students investigate the relationship between theory and practice, developing expertise in the appropriate techniques and methods involved. Examples of topics might include: scene design (model making, drafting, painting, design for musical theatre); lighting design (lighting for dance, design for arena theatre, lighting for outdoor theatre); costume design (period costuming, rendering techniques). May be repeated for no more than 12 credits. Prerequisite(s): permission of the instructor.
*All course information is from the 2014-2015 Catalog.