Theatre Arts 171 is an introduction to technical theatre including basic principles of scenic design, construction, painting, and handling of scenery and scenic effects, prop construction, backstage organization, career opportunities and safety procedures within the operation of the stage. Students prepare for stage crew assignments for the various Glendale Community College productions. Additional hours to devote to rehearsals and performances are required.
Lecture Units: 1.0
Lab Units: 2.0
Student Learning Outcomes:
Assess the evolution of sets, lights, and sound for a production from script to performance.
Demonstrate an ability to function at an acceptable level of proficiency in at least two areas of stagecraft.
Transfer credit: CSU, UC, USC
Course Outline T ART 171