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Minor in Theatre

The Theatre Minor is an appropriate minor for a student majoring in another area of study within the Department of Music. Students with a passion for musicals, straight plays, performance art, and storytelling, in general, will benefit from this program. Theatre at UT Permian Basin takes a deep look at plays, dramatic structure, and the creative and practical aspects of theater performance and production.

Theatre Minor Requirements

  • Students are required to complete 18 semester credit hours— 9 must be upper-level courses.
  • THEA 1330 Introduction to Stage Craft
  • THEA 1351 Introduction to Acting 
  • THEA 2361 Introduction to Theatre

Other available elective courses include:

  • THEA 1311 2D-Design
  • THEA 1312 3D-Design
  • THEA 3120 Practicum in Acting 
  • THEA 3121 Practicum in Stage Craft 
  • THEA 3122 Practicum in Musical Theatre 
  • THEA 3386 Dance for Theatre
  • ENGL 3310 Themes in Tragedy 
  • ENGL 3311 Themes in Comedy 
  • ENGL 4305 Themes in American Drama 
  • ENGL 4365 Shakespeare

Students should consult their academic advisor to declare a Minor in Theatre, obtain advice, or seek approval of substitutions for course requirements.

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