Theatre

THTR 011: Introduction to Acting
4 Credits – Two Sections Offered – CRNs 40514, 40278
Preparation for scene study and characterization.
*Department permission required. Please email Deb Laub at dal5@lehigh.edu.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR 020: Stagecraft I
2 Credits – CRN 40279
Introduction to the art of scenic construction and technical theatre. Scenic construction materials, techniques, tools, rigging and safety. Practical experience in executing scenery for the stage.
Lab 4 hours per week.
Attribute/Distribution: HU 
 
THTR 022: Stage Props and Decoration
2 Credits – CRN 41069
Creating props and decor for the stage. Production assignment as assistant property master.
Lab 4 hours per week.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR 023: Basic Scene Painting
2 Credits – CRN 40538
Painting for the stage. Production assignments painting with scenic artist.
Lab 4 hours per week.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR 027: Lighting Technology and Production I
2 Credits – CRN 40280
Introduction to the art of lighting technology and production. Lighting techniques, tools and safety. Practical experience in executing lighting for the stage.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR 030: Sound Technology and Production I
2 Credits – CRN 41255
Introduction to the theory, equipment and practice of sound reinforcement for the theatre, including microphone theory, speaker use and placement, digital audio networks, and live mixing.
Attribute/Distribution: HU 
 
THTR 035: Production 1, 2, 3
2 credits - CRNs 40385, 40539, 40725
Performing in a department-approved production.
*Department Permission Required
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR 045: Stage Management
2 credits – CRN 40384
Organization, scheduling, coordination of various production specialties. Production assignment as assistant stage manager.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR (ASIA) 055: Indian Classical Dance
2 credits – CRN 42925
Introduction to the history and practice of Bharatanatyam, a classical dance style of India. Understanding basic footwork, hand gestures, and body movements, and how they are combined to convey emotion, meaning, and imagery. Traditional repertoire, music, terminology, and the spectator's experience of the dance. Course fee of $270. Classes will be held in Zoellner Arts Center room 121
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR (ENGL) 060: Dramatic Action
4 Credits – CRN 40282
How plays are put together; how they work and what they accomplish. Examination of how plot, character, aural and visual elements of production combine to form a unified work across genre, styles and periods. Recommended as a foundation for further studies in design, literature, or performance.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR (AAS) 066: Hip Hop Dance
2 credits - Two sections offered - CRNs 42591, 42592
Techniques, vocabulary, and history behind the various elements of the Hip Hop Movement. Focus upon the cultural influence of Hip Hop dance styles, and the overall social influence of the Hip Hop Movement.
Attribute/Distribution: HU
 
THTR 067: Backstage Crew
2 Credits – CRN 42352
Production run crew assignment.
Attribute/Distribution: HU