Theatre

 

 

Program Manager:

Shane Brown

Phone:

(208) 732-6774

Email:

sbrown@csi.edu

Focus Area Advisor:

Erin Nunnelley

Phone:

(208) 732-6254

Email:

enunnelley@csi.edu

Program Overview:

The Theatre program is a transfer program designed to result in an Associate of Arts degree, and meets the general education requirements of all Idaho public universities. In order to ensure transferability of coursework, students should coordinate course selection with the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer. The Theatre program at CSI provides a course of study which helps students understand the major principles, practices, and skills associated with the art of theatre. In order to provide the opportunity for students to develop and improve their knowledge and skills, the coursework is integrated with the production work to provide a better understanding of the many facets of the theatre. The Theatre program also provides its courses for the training of those who may be interested in working in community theatre or for personal enrichment and practice.

Program Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the Theatre program, a student will be able to:

  1. Display knowledge of the history, terminology, practice, methods and a wide range of the literature of theatre.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the development of theatre through the study and production of representative plays.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of the technical and performance responsibilities necessary for theatrical production.
  4. Demonstrate creativity and problem solving skills as they apply to theatre.
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of diverse ideas, methodologies, and of cultural diversity.

Sample Career Opportunities:

Actors; Producers and Directors;

*Talk to an advisor for additional career choices