Theatre Arts

Areas of Study

Program Features

  • Professional Resident Faculty
  • Edinburgh Fringe Festival Participation
  • Yearly New York City Showcase, "WCSU Off-Broadway"
  • Children's Theatre and Community Outreach Programs
  • Workshops with N.Y. Stage, TV and Film Professionals
  • Internships possible with New York City and Connecticut Regional and Professional theatres.

New Visual and Performing Arts Center

This stunning new facility is home to a 350-seat theater, a 125-seat studio theatre, a 350-seat concert hall, an art gallery, a recording studio and state-of-the-art rehearsal, classroom and studio art facilities.

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2014-15 Department of Theatre Arts - Undergraduate Handbook

Table of Contents

Welcome Letter
Mission Statement
Departmental Objectives

Degree Programs in Theatre Arts

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre

Admission Auditions for Musical Theatre Degree
Transfer Admissions
Academic Advisement and Registration
Awarding of Credit
Addition Fees for Musical Theatre

Departmental Evaluations

Policy Statement for Academic Good Standing
Musical Theatre Voice Juries
Sophomore Assessment
Senior Portfolio

THR 300—Theatre Production Lab

Virtual Callboard
Crew Assignments

Departmental Procedures

General Departmental Meetings
Headshots and Bios
Bulletin Boards
Measurements for Costume Fittings
Dress Requirements

Safety, Rules and Conduct in Workspaces

Student Conduct
Space and Facilities
Student Access to Facilities
Computer Lab regulations
Mainstage/Studio A/Classroom regulations
Management Facilities regulations
Dance Spaces (Studio B and C) regulations
Practice Room regulations and availability for MT
Safety Regulations
Emergency Procedures

Travel Policies

Lending and Borrowing of Props and Costumes

Access to Prop and Set Storage
Costume Shop Lending Policy

Theatre Arts Student Organizations

Center Stage
Puppetry Guild


Voice Jury Evaluation form
Sophomore Assessment form
Senior Portfolio Assessment forms
THR 300 Course Outline
Bio template

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