CAS-117   Introduction to Theatre & Drama

A cultural examination of theatre and drama from script to performance, introducing students to the various components of the art. Students develop an understanding of how playwrights, ac-tors, designers, directors and technicians collaborate in visual storytelling. Through reading scripts, viewing live and filmed performances, and engaging in discussion, students gain an enriched awareness of the theatrical process, learning how to understand and write about the theatre both critically and sensitively.