Theatre Arts

15 credits (5 courses)

Students interested in Theatre may choose to pursue a minor either to supplement the work in their majors or to fulfill the requirements for a related area within their majors. The minor in Theatre requires that students complete five courses for a total of 15 credits.Students in the Advanced Acting class, using masks, create physical versions of famous paintings, both realistic and abstract.

Students can be involved in Theatre Arts at Pitt-Greensburg by taking courses  (both theoretical and practical), by acting or working backstage on theatre productions, and by joining student organizations: the Performing Arts Society and Delta Psi Omega (DPO), the national theatre honors society.

Most Theatre events are in the Ferguson Theater on the Pitt-Greensburg campus, unless otherwise noted.

Course Rotation

    Every semester: THEA 0100 Basic Stagecraft, THEA 0103 Theatre Practicum, and THEA 0104 Basic Acting.
    THEA Every Fall semester: THEA 0805 Intro to Theatre Part 1
    Every Spring semester: THEA 0806 Intro to Theatre Part 2
    Fall 2015: THEA 1365/ENGWRT 1650 Playwrighting
    Spring 2016: THEA 1115 Directing
    Fall 2016: Advanced Acting
    Spring 2017: TBA
    Fall 2017: THEA 0110 Drama to Film
    Spring 2018: TBA

For more information, contact Director Stephen A. Schrum at 724-836-7483.