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Theatre

Associate of Arts Degree

The theatre program will have you performing and amidst the scenes immediately - on stage or back stage! This program is student-centered and focuses on non-stop production experiences. As a student you are encouraged to take on all the responsibilities you can handle in the theatre world. Students can explore the various areas of theatre,whether you enjoy performing, directing or the technical aspects, to build a foundation for future creative work.

Program Requirements

Course Credit
OSHA 10-hour Generla Industrial Safety .5
Acting I 3
Intro to Stage Design 3
Theatrical Backgrounds Drama I 3
Theatrical Backgrounds Drama II 3
Professional Practices in Theatre 1
Stagecraft 3
Intro to Stage Lighting 3

Electives

Students must choose 8 credits from the courses below:

Course Credits
Scene Painting I 3
Acting II 3
Voice and Diction 1
Intro to Theatrical Costuming 3
Drafting for Design 3
Stage Makeup 3
Auditioning 1
Directing Practicum 1

Students must choose 3 credits from the courses below:

Course Credits
Production Crew I .5
Production Crew II .5
Theatre Practice 1
Rehearsal and Performance 1

General Ed. Requirements

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

Course Credits
Writing Level I 3
Writing Level II 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Arts 3
Humanities 3
Personal Finance Planning 1
Lab Science 4
Mathematics 3
Oral Communications 3
Physical Education 1
Social Science 3
Freshman Seminar 1
Wellness 1

 

Students must complete 2 credits of Co-Curricular general education courses throughout two of the following different Co-Curricular areas: 

Course Credits
Co-Curricular Cultural Activities 1
Co-Curricular Community Engagement 1
Co-Curricular Professional Experience 1
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Courtney Olson Talks Theatre

I've always loved to sing and when I started acting I enjoyed doing both. I would love to sing and act profesionally. ”

Courtney Olsen

Theatre

Associate of Arts

The theatre program will have you performing and amidst the scenes immediately - on stage or back stage! This program is student centered and focuses on non-stop production experiences. As a student you are encouraged to take on all the responsibilities you can handles in the theatre world. Students can explore the various areas of theatre,whether you enjoy performing, directing or the technical aspects, to build a foundation for future creative work.

Program Requirements

Course Credit
Production Crew I .5
Acting I 3
Acting II 3
Voice for the Actor 2
Theatrical Backgrounds Drama I 3
Theatrical Backgrounds Drama II 3
Beginning Playwrighting 3
Production Crew II 0.5
Rehearsal and Performance (1credit) 3
Stagecraft 3
Theatre Seminar 3
Directing Practicum 1
Intro to Stage Combat 2

 

Electives

Students must choose 2 credits for the following courses:

Course Credits
Private Lessons Voice 2
Individualized Lessons Voice 2
Collegiate Chorale 2
General Electives 5

General Ed. Requirements

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

Course Credits
Writing Level I 3
Writing Level II 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Lab Science 4
Mathematics 3
Oral Communications 3
Social Science 3
University Studies 1

I was honored to be chosen as Hamlet; it’s a benchmark role when it comes to male leads in theater.

Drew Thornton

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