Major Requirements

The requirements for a major in theatre art are 38 credits:

Theatre Art Courses
THR 101Introduction to Theatre4
THR 112Stagecraft and Technology (scenery, lighting, and sound production)4
or THR 113 Costume Construction and Stage Make-Up
THR 127Elements of Acting4
THR 222Theatre Design I4
THR 229Elements of Directing4
THR 334Theatre History I: Origins to Romanticism4
THR 336Theatre History II: Realism to Postmodernism4
THR 399Theatre Practicum0
THR 421Senior Seminar1
THR 422Senior Thesis Project1
8 additional credits at the 300- or 400-level that allow students to focus on directing, dramaturgy, design, management, technical theatre and/or acting8
Total Hours38

Because much of learning is experiential, theatre majors are required to make a significant contribution to at least one Concordia main stage production each semester, through at least three semesters.

Degree and Graduation Requirements
In addition to the program-specific requirements listed above, all students must complete the graduation requirements specified for their degree.  See the Degree and Graduation Requirements section for more information.