THEA 430 Business of Acting

3 credits, Spring

Instructs student actors in developing strategic and intelligent career choices. This course emphasizes vital non-performance skills such as calibrating expectations, maintaining financial responsibility, developing professional documents (headshots and resumes) in a digital age, and understanding the roles of agents, managers, and casting directors. Students learn how to apply these skills to obtain employment.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in THEA 410