2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DRAM 1351 - Acting I

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours - Lecture: 3
An introduction to the fundamental principles and tools of acting as used in auditions, rehearsals, and performances. This may include ensemble performing, character and script analysis, and basic theatre terminology. This exploration will emphasize the development of the actor’s instrument: voice, body and imagination. CIP Code: (5005065126)
Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Analyze scripts from the viewpoint of the actor. 2 - Analyze, develop, and perform a character. 3 - Demonstrate effective and safe use of the voice and body. 4 - Define and discuss terms and concepts using the vocabulary of theatre. 5 - Perform at an appropriately skilled level in ensemble building exercises, scenes and final projects, which may include participation in plays.