Theatre Arts 129 is a course designed to introduce performance students to the backstage aspects of technical theatre. Students work on projects that directly support the dance, music or theatre production in which they are concurrently enrolled. Through the analysis and implementation of production designs for scenery, lights and sound, they gain a greater understanding of the relationship between performance and the backstage support.
Laboratory: 3 hours.
Corequisite: Enrollment in one of the following: Dance 134, 135; Music 143, 146, 147, 170, 231, 234, 235, 236, 237; Theatre Arts 160, 161, 162, 163, 164.
Recommended preparation: Theatre Arts 130 or 131.
Student Learning Outcomes:
Construct and/or paint two dimensional, three-dimensional scenery and properties.
Demonstrate backstage etiquette.
Note: This course may be taken 4 times; a maximum of 4 units may be earned.
T ART 129 Course Outline