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PAPE 110 Acting I

Prerequisite: Permission from instructor to register, and the student must be pursuing a B.A. degree in Theater Arts.

Course Description: The course will introduce students to the fundamental skills and theories of acting. The introduction to the art of acting will keep the focus on work on the self based on exploratory exercises: observations, demonstrations, and assignments, as well as working on the part, which moves the student from the preparation of their instrument to the preparation of the role. The major emphasis is on actor development and growth through character portrayal, monologues, scene performances, and written work.


3 credits