Fall 2022 Course Flyers

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Spring 2022 Course Flyers

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Spring 2022 Fall 2022

Spring 2022

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 112-01 Reading Plays: Queer Theater Days: M W F Time: 01:10 pm-02:10 pm Room: THEATR 200 Instructor: C. Meaker Avail./Max.: Closed 2 / 20

*Cross-listed with WGSS 194-01*

THDA 120-01 Acting Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 004 Instructor: Rodgers, Rosen Avail./Max.: Closed 0 / 16

THDA 120-02 Acting Days: M W F Time: 09:40 am-10:40 am Room: THEATR 004 Instructor: Froelich, Rodgers Avail./Max.: 9 / 16

THDA 225-01 Technologies of Performance II Days: T R Time: 08:00 am-11:10 am Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Thomas Barrett Avail./Max.: 7 / 12

*Permission of instructor required*

THDA 230-01 The Art of Play: Action, Invention, and Chaos Days: M W F Time: 02:20 pm-04:20 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Robert Rosen Avail./Max.: 4 / 12

THDA 235-01 Fundamentals of Scenography Days: M W F Time: 12:00 pm-01:00 pm Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: Closed 1 / 12

THDA 242-01 Playwriting Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: THEATR 213 Instructor: Marvin Gonzalez Avail./Max.: Closed 0 / 12

*Cross-listed with ENGL 285-01*

THDA 245-01 Performance Histories and Theories: From the Historical Avant-Garde to the Present Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 213 Instructor: Wendy Weckwerth Avail./Max.: 4 / 16

THDA 255-01 Lighting Design Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Wu Chen Khoo Avail./Max.: 3 / 12

THDA 294-01 Scene Painting Days: M W F Time: 09:40 am-11:40 am Room: THEATR 213 Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 0 / 8

*Permission of instructor required*

THDA 341-01 Dance Composition Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Wynn Fricke Avail./Max.: 3 / 12

THDA 385-01 Intermediate Playwriting Days: M Time: 07:00 pm-10:00 pm Room: THEATR 213 Instructor: Lucas Baisch Avail./Max.: 5 / 12

*Cross-listed with ENGL 385-01; prerequisite of THDA 242 or ENGL 150, or permission of instructor*

THDA 22-01 Dances of the African Diaspora II Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 11 / 18

THDA 31-01 Dance Improvisation Days: M W F Time: 10:50 am-11:50 am Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Krista Langberg Avail./Max.: 11 / 18

THDA 42-01 Modern Dance II Days: M W F Time: 01:10 pm-02:10 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Marciano Silva Dos Santos Avail./Max.: 12 / 18

THDA 44-01 Modern Dance IV Days: M W Time: 04:45 pm-06:00 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Toni Pierce-Sands Avail./Max.: 11 / 18

THDA 51-02 Beginning Ballet Days: M W F Time: 03:30 pm-04:45 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: Closed 1 / 18

THDA 53-02 Intermediate Ballet Days: T R Time: 04:45 pm-06:00 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 4 / 18

THDA 60-02 Brown Spirits Dance Ensemble Days: T Time: 04:45 pm-06:00 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 14 / 18

*Course meets 4:45-7:00pm on Tuesday AND 4:45-6:15 on Thursday*

THDA 79-01 Performance Practice in Student Projects Days: MTWRF Time: 04:45 pm-07:00 pm Room: Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 5 / 35

*Permission of instructor required; contact instructor for registration instructions*

THDA 80-01 Performance Practice Days: MTWRF Time: 04:45 pm-07:00 pm Room: Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 30 / 50

*Permission of instructor required; contact instructor for registration instructions*

THDA 81-01 Technical Practice Days: MTWRF Time: 04:45 pm-07:00 pm Room: Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 17 / 35

*Permission of instructor required; contact instructor for registration instructions*

Fall 2022

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 105-F1 Seeing Performance in the Twin Cities Days: T R Time: 09:40 am-11:10 am Room: THEATR 204 Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 16 / 16

*First-Year Course only; first day attendance required*

THDA 105-F2 Seeing Performance in the Twin Cities Days: T R Time: 09:40 am-11:10 am Room: THEATR 206 Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 16 / 16

*First-Year Course only; first day attendance required*

THDA 120-01 Acting Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: THEATR 004 Instructor: Robert Rosen Avail./Max.: 13 / 14

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor*

THDA 125-01 Technologies of Performance Days: M W F Time: 10:50 am-11:50 am Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Thomas Barrett Avail./Max.: 6 / 12

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor*

THDA 125-L1 Tech of Performance Lab Days: T Time: 08:00 am-11:10 am Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Thomas Barrett Avail./Max.: 6 / 12

THDA 235-01 Fundamentals of Scenography Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 2 / 12

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor*

THDA 242-01 Playwriting Days: M W F Time: 03:30 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 213 Instructor: C. Meaker Avail./Max.: Closed 3 / 12

*First day attendance required; cross-listed with ENGL 285-01*

THDA 242-02 Playwriting Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 213 Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 10 / 12

*First day attendance required; cross-listed with ENGL 285-02*

THDA 245-01 Performance Histories and Theories: From the Historical Avant-Garde to the Present Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 206 Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 7 / 14

*First day attendance required; preference given to Theater and Dance majors and/or minors;*

THDA 250-01 Experiential Anatomy and the Mind Body Connection Days: M W F Time: 02:20 pm-03:20 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 10 / 18

*First day attendance required*

THDA 294-01 Sound Design Days: M W F Time: 02:20 pm-03:20 pm Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 5 / 12

*Permission of instructor required; first day attendance required; please contact Ernie Capello for permission*

THDA 294-02 Digital Design for Live Performance Days: T R Time: 09:40 am-11:10 am Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Davey Steinman Avail./Max.: 8 / 12

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor; cross-listed with MCST 294-03*

THDA 294-L1 Digital Design for Live Performance Lab Days: W Time: 12:00 pm-02:00 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Davey Steinman Avail./Max.: 8 / 12

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor; cross-listed with MCST 294-L1*

THDA 350-01 Directing for the Stage Days: M W F Time: 02:20 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 004 Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 4 / 8

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor*

THDA 360-01 Acting Approaches Days: M W F Time: 02:20 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Barbra Berlovitz Avail./Max.: 13 / 16

*First day attendance required; closed to senior nonmajors except with permission of instructor*

THDA 21-01 Dances of the African Diaspora I Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: Closed 5 / 18

*2 credits; first day attendance required*

THDA 31-01 Dance Improvisation Days: M W F Time: 10:50 am-11:50 am Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 11 / 18

*2 credits; first say attendance required*

THDA 41-01 Modern Dance I Days: M W F Time: 01:10 pm-02:10 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Wynn Fricke Avail./Max.: 16 / 18

*2 credits; first day attendance required*

THDA 43-01 Modern Dance III Days: M W Time: 04:45 pm-06:00 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Toni Pierce-Sands Avail./Max.: 17 / 18

*2 credits; first day attendance required*

THDA 51-01 Beginning Ballet Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: Closed 5 / 14

*2 credits; first day attendance required*

THDA 53-01 Intermediate Ballet Days: M W F Time: 03:30 pm-04:45 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 4 / 14

*2 credits; first day attendance required*

THDA 60-01 Brown Spirits Dance Ensemble Days: T R Time: 04:45 pm-06:45 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 18 / 18

*Permission of instructor required; first day attendance required. Two credits awarded upon successful completion*

THDA 80-01 Performance Practice Days: TBA Time: TBA Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 50 / 50

*Permission of instructor required; first day attendance required; two credits awarded upon successful completion. Dance and Theater fall auditions will take place on August 28, 29, and 30. Please check the Department's "performances" page for updated information. Students are involved in production as actors or dancers, assistant choreographers or choreographers, assistant directors or directors, assistant designers or designers, dramaturgs and playwrights. May be repeated for credit.*

THDA 81-01 Technical Practice Days: TBA Time: TBA Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 35 / 35

*Permission of instructor required. Two credits awarded upon successful completion. If you are interested in getting involved in theater productions or dance concerts as a crew, board op, or backstage support, please contact Tom Barrett (barrett@mac) or Mina Kinukawa (mkinukaw@mac). May be repeated for credit.*