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58 Courses/Sections found for Fall 2014     (Each listing represents a different section.)
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Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

THTR 1INTRODUCTION TO THEATRE4 Units
Live performance in an electronic age - an overview of the status of live theatre including its historical, cultural and spiritual roots. Focuses on the relationship of theatre to various cultures throughout history, and on the contributions of significant individual artists. Introduces the elements of the production process including playwriting, acting, directing, design, and criticism. Survey different periods, styles and genres of theatre through play reading, discussion, films and viewing and critiquing live theatre.Rrequired attendance of theatre productions.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 1.
20528• THTR-001.-01W LectureTBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCEONLINE
THTR-001.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
21747√ THTR-001.-02 Lecture03:30 PM-05:20 PMMWCAREY, MILISSALONDON
This class is being taught as part of our Campus Abroad program in London, England. For information on this program please contact Campus Abroad Administrative liaison Mark Anderson by email at andersonmark@fhda.edu.

THTR 2AHISTORY OF DRAMATIC LITERATURE - CLASSICAL TO MOLIERE4 Units
The study of the history of theatre from its Origins in the East and West through the 17th Century. The history and development of theatre and drama are studied through reading and analyzing representative masterpieces of dramatic literature from Aeschylus to Moliere in relationship to cultural, political and social conditions of the time.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Demonstrated proficiency in English by placement into ENGL 1A as determined by score on the English placement test or through an equivalent placement process.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 2A or ENGL 42A.
21748√ THTR-002A-01 Lecture01:25 PM-05:05 PMThCAREY, MILISSALONDON
This class is being taught as part of our Campus Abroad program in London, England. For information on this program please contact Campus Abroad Administrative liaison Mark Anderson by email at andersonmark@fhda.edu.

THTR 2FHISTORY OF AMERICAN MUSICAL THEATRE4 Units
An introductory survey of the history of the American musical theatre genre. Includes roots in British music halls, Viennese operetta and African American jazz through the golden age of the musical and up to the contemporary Broadway stage. Emphasis will be placed on genres and styles, as well as the key composers, lyricists, librettists, directors, producers, designers, choreographers and performers. Examines how the musical mirrors contemporary social and political events.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 2F.
21749√ THTR-002F-01Y Lecture01:20 PM-03:10 PMMWCAREY, MILISSALONDON
  Laboratory TBATBACAREY, MILISSATBA

THTR 7INTRODUCTION TO DIRECTING4 Units
The qualifications of the director; the choice of plays for production; auditions and methods of casting; preparation of the play script; building the rehearsal schedule; fundamentals of composition, movement, stage business and characterization as applied to the directing of plays.
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 20A.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 7 or 52.
21735 THTR-007.-01 Lecture03:00 PM-05:50 PMTBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Laboratory 03:00 PM-05:50 PMThBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 12ASTAGE & SCREEN4 Units
An analysis of narrative and plot dissemination through an overview comparison between the popular mediums of live performance and film or video. Ranging from ancient civilizations to the contemporary, source material will be drawn from a broad perspective of culturally diverse works with a specific eye towards comparing the personal and audience impact, the advantages and disadvantages, inherent between the two mediums by analyzing the values and properties of both through shared works of origin.
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
21772 THTR-012A-01 Lecture10:00 AM-12:50 PMTGOUGH, THOMAS8002
  Laboratory 10:00 AM-12:50 PMThGOUGH, THOMAS8002

THTR 20AACTING I4 Units
Introduction to the craft of acting, including theory and technique emphasizing body movement, voice production, articulation, characterization principles of motivation, scene analysis, cultural empathy through standard theatre games, exercises, monologues, scenes and the background research thereof.
3 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
20441 THTR-020A-01 Lecture10:00 AM-12:50 PMTBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 10:00 AM-11:50 AMThBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 20BACTING II4 Units
Further development of concepts introduced in THTR 20A, with emphasis to expanding the students' performance potential through probing greater depaths of character analysis and text interpretation.
3 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 20A.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 20B.
21737 THTR-020B-01Q Lecture10:00 AM-12:50 PMMBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 11:00 AM-12:50 PMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 20CACTING III4 Units
Further development of concepts introduced in THTR 20A and 20B with focus on the performance of selected scenes from works of specific periods to acquaint students with the breadth of theatre performance genres.
3 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 20A.
Advisory: THTR 20B or equivalent highly recommended; not open to students with credit in DRAM 20C.
21750 THTR-020C-01Q Lecture10:00 AM-12:50 PMMBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 11:00 AM-12:50 PMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 21ASCENERY & PROPERTY CONSTRUCTION4 Units
The theory and practice of creating and using scenery and properties for dramatic presentations. Basic vocabulary, processes, tools and materials used in the production of scenery and properties for the stage. Practical application and safe use of basic woodworking tools used for creating scenery and properties for theatre arts productions.
1 hour lecture, 6 hours lecture-laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 21A.
20944 THTR-021A-01 Lecture-Laboratory01:30 PM-04:20 PMTThMC LEOD, BRUCE8002
  Lecture 04:30 PM-05:20 PMTMC LEOD, BRUCE8002

THTR 21BINTERMEDIATE SCENERY & PROPERTY CONSTRUCTION4 Units
Continuation of THTR 21A. The theory and practice of creating and using scenery and properties for dramatic presentations. Basic vocabulary, processes, tools and materials used in the production of scenery and properties for the stage. Practical application and safe use of basic woodworking tools used for creating scenery and properties for theatre arts productions. Introduction of designing and working safely with alternative materials, basic electrical and lighting functions and sound reinforcement.
1 hour lecture, 6 hours lecture-laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 21A.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 21B.
20945 THTR-021B-01Q Lecture-Laboratory01:30 PM-04:20 PMTThMC LEOD, BRUCE8002
  Lecture 04:30 PM-05:20 PMTMC LEOD, BRUCE8002

THTR 21CADVANCED SCENERY & PROPERTIES CONSTRUCTION4 Units
Continuation of THTR 21B. Theory and practice creating and using scenery and properties for department dramatic presentations. Safe use of tools, materials, and construction techniques used in the construction of scenery and properties for the stage. Introduction to the use of metal in the production of scenery and properties for the stage. Basic rigging concepts, tools and practices for the stage.
1 hour lecture, 6 hours lecture-laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 21B.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in DRAM 21C.
20946 THTR-021C-01Q Lecture-Laboratory01:30 PM-04:20 PMTThMC LEOD, BRUCE8002
  Lecture 04:30 PM-05:20 PMTMC LEOD, BRUCE8002

THTR 27LIGHTING DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY4 Units
A survey of lighting design for the theatre, film and television. An introduction to the basic elements of electrical wiring, lighting instruments, lighting control devices, and lighting special effects. Basic lighting design principles of color, intensity, direction and movement. Use of computer to design simple stage lighting plans.
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in THTR 77.
Formerly: THTR 77
21764• THTR-027.-01Y LectureTBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCEONLINE
  Laboratory 10:00 AM-12:50 PMFMC LEOD, BRUCE8002

THTR 46ATHEATRE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP I2 Units
This course teaches the full development of an organic, original production from inception to performance. Under the guidance and supervision of the instructor who initiates the process, students will all contribute to produce a full-length production consisting of several student-generated short plays. Beginning students will focus as actors and production support as needed. The quarter culminates with several public performances.
1 hour lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in THTR 50.
Formerly: THTR 50
20714 THTR-046A-01 Lecture01:00 PM-01:50 PMMBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 01:00 PM-01:50 PMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Laboratory 02:00 PM-02:50 PMMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 46BTHEATRE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP II2 Units
Delves into the full development of an organic, original production from inception to performance. Students will produce a full-length production consisting of several student-generated short plays. Focus on writing skills and creative contributions to the shows content. Student responsibilities may extend to additional areas of acting and production support. The quarter culminates with several public performances.
1 hour lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in THTR 50B.
Formerly: THTR 50B
20715 THTR-046B-01Q Lecture01:00 PM-01:50 PMMBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 02:00 PM-02:50 PMMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Laboratory 01:00 PM-01:50 PMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 46CTHEATRE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP III2 Units
Delves into the full development of an organic, original production from inception to performance. Students will produce a full-length production consisting of several student-generated short plays. Focus on design, directing and production coordination of all artistic elements of the show. Student responsibilities may extend to additional areas of acting and other production support. The quarter culminates with several public performances.
1 hour lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
20948 THTR-046C-01Q Lecture01:00 PM-01:50 PMMBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 01:00 PM-01:50 PMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Laboratory 02:00 PM-02:50 PMMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 46DTHEATRE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP IV2 Units
Presentation of the necessary leadership and organizational skills for the full development of an organic, original production from inception to performance. Advanced students will be charged to produce a full-length production consisting of several student-generated short plays. Student responsibilities will extend to the areas of group coordination and organization in writing, acting, directing, lighting design, costume design, scenery and properties design, sound design, stage management and technical responsibilities, make-up design and publicity. The quarter culminates with several public performances.
1 hour lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
22118 THTR-046D-01Q Laboratory02:00 PM-02:50 PMMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture-Laboratory 01:00 PM-01:50 PMWBERGMANN, JANIS1001
  Lecture 01:00 PM-01:50 PMMBERGMANN, JANIS1001

THTR 48AVOCAL PRODUCTION & SPEECH4 Units
An introduction to the fundamentals of vocal production and the application of those principles to speech for performance intent. Topics will include the basics of physiology of sound production, breath support, use of natural resonators, warm-up techniques, diction and text communication, dialect recognitions and employment. These fundamental techniques will be applied to a broad cultural landscape of dramatic literature at basic levels.
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
21754 THTR-048A-1 Lecture04:30 PM-05:50 PMMWGOUGH, THOMAS3201
  Lecture-Laboratory 03:00 PM-04:20 PMMWGOUGH, THOMAS1001

THTR 49APERFORMANCE PRODUCTION I6 Units
Supervised participation as a performer in scheduled non-musical productions of the Theatre Arts Department with a designated emphasis towards confidence in performing as well as integrative familiarity in the full process of mounting a production for public performance. Culminates in a fully staged theatrical production.
6 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (180 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Enrollment subject to audition and instructor assignment; not open to students with credit in THTR 49.
Formerly: THTR 49
21755 THTR-049A-01 LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

THTR 49BPERFORMANCE PRODUCTION II6 Units
Supervised performance participation in scheduled productions of the theatre arts department with a specific target towards text interpretation and commitment to characterization through live public performance. Culminates in a fully staged theatrical production.
6 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (180 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Enrollment subject to audition and instructor assignment; not open to students with credit in THTR 49X.
Formerly: THTR 49X
21756 THTR-049B-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

THTR 49CPERFORMANCE PRODUCTION III6 Units
Supervised participation as a performer in scheduled non-musical productions of the theatre arts department with a designated emphasis towards advanced vocal acumen and heightened physical embodiment through live public performance. Culminates in a fully staged theatrical production.
6 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (180 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Enrollment subject to audition and instructor assignment; not open to students with credit in THTR 49Y.
Formerly: THTR 49Y
21757 THTR-049C-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

THTR 49DPERFORMANCE PRODUCTION IV6 Units
Supervised performance participation in scheduled productions of the theatre arts department with specific inclusion through a rehearsal into live public performance context of augmented, nuanced acting skill premises and enhanced script interpretation of cultural and socio-economic circumstances. Culminates in a fully staged theatrical production.
6 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (180 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Enrollment subject to audition and instructor assignment.
21759 THTR-049D-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

THTR 70RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN THEATRE ARTS1 Unit
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Theatre Arts beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
3 hours per week. (36 hours total per quarter.)
21952 THTR-070R-01 LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

THTR 99ATECHNICAL THEATRE IN PRODUCTION I4 Units
Students will gain practical experience in the application of production responsibilities in any of the following: stage management, house management, construction, scenery, properties, costume, lighting, sound, and running crews.
2 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (132 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Students must meet with the instructor during the first week of the quarter to schedule hours and responsibilities.
21090 THTR-099A-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA

THTR 99BTECHNICAL THEATRE IN PRODUCTION II4 Units
Students will gain a practical experience in the application of production responsibilities in any of the following theatre technical areas: construction, scenery, properties, costume, lighting, sound, special effects and running crews based on the students level of experience and the demands of the current department productions. Students will assume greater responsibility for the planning and scheduling of work in their assigned area.
2 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (132 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 99A
Advisory: Students must meet with the instructor during the first week of the quarter to arrange hours and assignments.
21091 THTR-099B-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA

THTR 99CTECHNICAL THEATRE IN PRODUCTION III4 Units
Continuation of THTR 99B. Students will gain additional practical experience in the application of production responsibilities in any of the following: construction, scenery, properties, costume, lighting, sound, and running crews. Students will assume greater responsibility for the design and implementation of technical elements for a theatrical production as department heads or group leaders.
2 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (132 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 99B.
Advisory: Students must meet with the instructor during the first week of the quarter to arrange hours and assignments.
21767 THTR-099C-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA

THTR 99DTECHNICAL THEATRE IN PRODUCTION IV4 Units
Continuation of THTR 99C. Students will gain practical experience in the application of production techniques and organization in any or all of the following areas: construction, scenery, properties, costume, lighting, sound, and production crews.
2 hours lecture-laboratory, 9 hours laboratory. (132 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 99C.
Advisory: THTR 21A; students must meet with the instructor during the first week of the quarter to arrange hours and assignments.
21768 THTR-099D-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAMC LEOD, BRUCETBA

THTR 99ETECHNICAL THEATRE MANAGEMENT IN PRODUCTION6 Units
Students will gain practical experience in the application of production management responsibilities in any of the following: stage management, house management, production management, or technical department management.
4 hours lecture-laboratory, 12 hours laboratory. (192 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: THTR 99A and 21A or 25; lab hours will occur on specific evenings and weekends during the quarter; required meeting with instructor during first week of quarter to assign responsibilities and hours per production schedule.
21092 THTR-099E-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

THTR 99FTECHNICAL THEATRE MANAGEMENT IN PRODUCTION II6 Units
Students will gain practical experience in the application of theatre management responsibilities in any of the following: stage management, house management, production management, or technical department management. Students in this class will be expected to assume responsibility for assembling and organizing the work of several groups or departments in the successful creation of a large theatrical production.
4 hours lecture-laboratory, 12 hours laboratory. (192 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: THTR 99E.
21770 THTR-099F-01Q LaboratoryTBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA
  Lecture-Laboratory TBATBAGOUGH, THOMASTBA

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