Theatre & Media Arts College of Fine Arts and Communications
Auditions, cold reading, resumes, and the business end of acting, music, and dance for the professional performer.
Fall and Winter
BFA acting or MDT major status. BFA acting majors: TMA 229 and 325 and 422 and 424. BFA MDT majors: TMA 229 and 422 and Dance 240. By audition only
Students will identify, recognize, and apply effective cold reading, improvisation, prepared, on camera, and other auditioning techniques.
Integration of Acting Skills
Students will demonstrate a mastery of performance technique integrating acting proficiency, vocal production, and emotional dexterity.
Students will self-evaluate progress and practice effective peer coaching and peer evaluation techniques.
Professional Practice and Behaviors
Students will practice professional work habits of dependability, punctuality, preparation, collaboration and the ability to make independent choices.