UT Dallas 2022 Undergraduate Catalog

THEA3326 - Musical Theatre Performance

THEA 3326 Musical Theatre Performance (3 semester credit hours) Musical Theatre Performance is an exploration of musical theatre in a studio workshop setting. This course will introduce students to the techniques used by actors/singers/dancers to play musical theater scenes and songs dynamically. Basic acting techniques will be taught as well as proficiency in singing, text analysis, movement, dance, specialty character performances, and speech. With guidance from the instructor(s), students will perform sections from notable Broadway musicals in groups and some solos. Students will also audition each week for specific roles in musicals with instructor(s) providing feedback and constructive criticism. May be repeated for credit as performances vary (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: Audition and instructor consent required. (0-3) Y