Fall 2021 Course Flyers

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THDA 360, Acting Approaches
THDA 490, Capstone and Honors Seminar

Summer 2021 Course Flyers

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Spring 2021 M3 Spring 2021 M4 Spring 2021 Full Summer 2021 M5 Fall 2021

Spring 2021 M3

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 105-01 Seeing Performance: Dance and Theater in the Twin Cities Days: M W F Time: 11:00 am-01:30 pm Room: THEATR 201 Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 5 / 12

*First-Year Course only*

THDA 110-01 Introduction to the Study of Performance Days: M W F Time: 11:00 am-01:30 pm Room: THEATR 202 Instructor: Beth Cleary Avail./Max.: 5 / 17

*Course not available to FY students matriculating spring 2021; these students should enroll in THDA 105*

THDA 220-01 Voice and Speech Days: MTWRF Time: 01:45 pm-03:00 pm Room: THEATR 001 Instructor: Cheryl Brinkley Avail./Max.: Closed 2 / 15

*First day attendance required*

THDA 242-01 Playwriting Days: MTWR Time: 07:00 pm-08:45 pm Room: THEATR 202 Instructor: Miranda Hall Avail./Max.: Closed 1 / 12

*Cross-listed with ENGL 285-01*

THDA 294-03 Dance and Performance Design Days: MTWRF Time: 09:30 am-10:45 am Room: THEATR 001 Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 9 / 14

THDA 294-04 Acting for the Camera Days: M W F Time: 11:00 am-01:30 pm Room: THEATR 200 Instructor: Randy Reyes Avail./Max.: 1 / 12

Spring 2021 M4

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 125-01 Technologies of Performance Days: MTWRF Time: 08:00 am-10:45 am Room: ARTCOM 202 Instructor: Thomas Barrett Avail./Max.: Closed 2 / 12

THDA 230-01 The Art of Play: Action, Invention, and Chaos Days: MTWRF Time: 09:30 am-10:45 am Room: THEATR 004 Instructor: Robert Rosen Avail./Max.: 9 / 12

THDA 294-01 Creative Non-Fiction Performance Days: M W F Time: 11:00 am-01:30 pm Room: THEATR 201 Instructor: Beth Cleary Avail./Max.: 3 / 12

THDA 294-02 Hip Hop Performance Days: MTWR Time: 07:00 pm-08:45 pm Room: THEATR 004 Instructor: Harry Waters Jr. Avail./Max.: 2 / 20

*Cross-listed with AMST 294-09*

THDA 375-01 Set Design Days: MTWRF Time: 01:45 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 006 Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 7 / 12

THDA 394-01 Intermediate Playwriting Days: MTWR Time: 07:00 pm-08:45 pm Room: THEATR 001 Instructor: Harrison Rivers Avail./Max.: 2 / 12

THDA 394-02 Francophone Theater of Exile and Immigration Days: MTWRF Time: 09:30 am-10:45 am Room: THEATR 202 Instructor: Juliette Rogers Avail./Max.: 0 / 20

*Cross-listed with FREN 320-01; taught in French*

THDA 31-01 Dance Improvisation Days: MTWRF Time: 01:45 pm-03:00 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Krista Langberg Avail./Max.: 2 / 12

*2 credits*

Spring 2021 Full

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 22-01 Dances of the African Diaspora II Days: T R Time: 03:15 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 10 / 12

*2 credits*

THDA 42-02 Modern Dance II Days: M W Time: 04:45 pm-06:15 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Wynn Fricke Avail./Max.: 3 / 12

*2 credits*

THDA 44-01 Modern Dance IV Days: M W Time: 03:15 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Marciano Silva Dos Santos Avail./Max.: 5 / 12

*2 credits*

THDA 51-02 Beginning Ballet Days: M W Time: 03:15 pm-04:30 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 6 / 12

*2 credits*

THDA 53-02 Intermediate Ballet Days: T R Time: 04:45 pm-06:15 pm Room: THEATR 003 Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 0 / 8

*2 credits*

THDA 60-02 Brown Spirits Dance Ensemble Days: T R Time: 04:45 pm-06:15 pm Room: THEATR 120 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 2 / 12

*2 credits; contact the department directly for registration information*

THDA 80-01 Performance Practice Days: MTWR Time: 04:30 pm-07:00 pm Room: Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 29 / 50

*Contact the department directly for registration information*

THDA 81-01 Technical Practice Days: MTWR Time: 04:30 pm-07:00 pm Room: Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 23 / 25

*Contact the department directly for registration information*

Summer 2021 M5

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 194-01 Reading Plays: Latinx and Latin American Theater Days: M W F Time: 11:00 am-01:30 pm Room: THEATR 202 Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 11 / 24

*Mode of Instruction: Hybrid; cross-listed with ENGL 194-02, LATI 194-02 and PORT 194-02*

THDA 194-02 Dances and History of the African Diaspora Days: MTWRF Time: 09:30 am-10:45 am Room: THEATR 202 Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 6 / 20

*Mode of Instruction: Hybrid*

THDA 294-05 Sound Design Days: MTWRF Time: 01:45 pm-03:00 pm Room: Instructor: Katharine Horowitz Avail./Max.: Closed 0 / 20

*Mode of Instruction: Remote*

Fall 2021

Number / Section Name Days Time Room Instructor Avail. / Max.
THDA 105-01 Seeing Performance in the Twin Cities Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: Instructor: Claudia Tatinge Nascimento Avail./Max.: 14 / 14

*First-Year Course only*

THDA 105-02 Seeing Performance in the Twin Cities Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: Instructor: Wynn Fricke Avail./Max.: 14 / 14

*First-Year Course only*

THDA 113-01 The Artistic Power and Politics of the Dancing Body Days: M W F Time: 09:40 am-10:40 am Room: Instructor: Wynn Fricke Avail./Max.: 14 / 14

THDA 120-01 Acting Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: Instructor: Rodgers, Rosen Avail./Max.: 16 / 16

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

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

THDA 194-01 Design: History, Theory, and Praxis Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 16 / 16

*First-Year Course only*

THDA 235-01 Fundamentals of Scenography Days: T R Time: 09:40 am-11:10 am Room: Instructor: Mina Kinukawa Avail./Max.: 8 / 8

*Registration limit will be adjusted to save 4 seats for incoming FYs*

THDA 242-01 Playwriting Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: Instructor: Harrison Rivers Avail./Max.: 12 / 12

THDA 242-02 Playwriting Days: M W F Time: 03:30 pm-04:30 pm Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 12 / 12

THDA 285-01 Clothing in Performance Days: M W F Time: 02:20 pm-03:20 pm Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 10 / 10

THDA 285-L1 Clothing in Performance Lab Days: R Time: 08:00 am-11:10 am Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 10 / 10

THDA 294-02 Digital Arts for Live Performance Days: T R Time: 01:20 pm-02:50 pm Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 10 / 10

*Cross-listed with THDA 294-02*

THDA 294-L1 Digital Arts Lab Days: T Time: 08:00 am-11:10 am Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 10 / 10

*Cross-listed with MCST 294-L1*

THDA 350-01 Directing for the Stage Days: M W F Time: 09:40 am-11:50 am Room: Instructor: Randy Reyes Avail./Max.: 8 / 8

THDA 360-01 Acting Approaches Days: M W F Time: 09:40 am-11:50 am Room: Instructor: Barbra Berlovitz Avail./Max.: 16 / 16

THDA 490-01 Capstone and Honors Seminar Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 12 / 12

THDA 21-01 Dances of the African Diaspora I Days: T R Time: 03:00 pm-04:30 pm Room: Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 13 / 13

*2 credits; registration limit will be adjusted to save 5 seats for incoming FYs*

THDA 41-01 Modern Dance I Days: M W F Time: 01:10 pm-02:10 pm Room: Instructor: Karen Charles Avail./Max.: 13 / 13

*2 credits; registration limit will be adjusted to save 5 seats for incoming FYs*

THDA 43-01 Modern Dance III Days: M W Time: 04:45 pm-06:00 pm Room: Instructor: STAFF Avail./Max.: 15 / 15

*2 credits; registration limit will be adjusted to save 3 seats for incoming FYs*

THDA 51-02 Beginning Ballet Days: M W F Time: 03:30 pm-04:30 pm Room: Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 13 / 13

*2 credits; registration limit will be adjusted to save 5 seats for incoming FYs*

THDA 53-02 Intermediate Ballet Days: T R Time: 04:45 pm-06:00 pm Room: Instructor: Jill Lile Avail./Max.: 15 / 15

*2 credits; registration limit will be adjusted to save 3 seats for incoming FYs*

THDA 60-02 Brown Spirits Dance Ensemble Days: T R Time: 04:45 pm-06:15 pm Room: Instructor: Patricia Brown Avail./Max.: 18 / 18

*By audition/permission of instructor only*

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

*Consult department for registration process*

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

*Consult department for registration process*

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

*Consult department for registration process*