THEA 240 Theatre History I

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Studies masterpieces of Eastern and Western theatre from antiquity to the 16th century and explores their structure and themes, as well as the historical contexts, performance arenas, acting styles, and staging methods that have given these scripts life. Students examine key figures and trends and discover the ways in which theatre both reflects and affects the society that creates it.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in THEA 121

SEE Certified: HUM