Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Fourth Year Theatre Courses


THTR 4000
THTR 4000
Direction and Staging 1 (3,2,0)
Credits: 3
Campus
AR
VISU
A study of the processes of stage direction and the development of a method for transferring the script to the stage. THTR 4000 students work with student actors where they learn and practice the role of the director in a formal rehearsal setting.
Prerequisite: THTR 3600
THTR 4010
THTR 4010
Directing and Staging 2 (3,2,0)
Credits: 3
Campus
AR
VISU
Building on THTR 4000, this course is a further study of the processes of stage direction and the development of a method for transferring the script to the stage. Students work with student actors where they learn and practice the role of the director in a formal rehearsal setting. The final assignment for this course is directing a one-act play for the Directors Festival, which is the final production of the season for the Actors Workshop Theatre.
Prerequisite: THTR 4000
THTR 4500
THTR 4500
Play Production 4 (1,0,8P)
Credits: 3
Campus
AR
VISU
Play Production is designed for students who have auditioned and been cast in a TRU Actor's Workshop stage production. Students rehearse and perform, for public presentation, the play that is staged in the appropriate semester.
Prerequisite: Successful audition for a TRU Actor's Workshop Production
THTR 4600
THTR 4600
Acting Styles 1 (2,2,0)
Credits: 3
Campus
AR
VISU
This course examines 2 classic scripts and the eras in which they were written, through performance and dramaturgy, in order to comprehensively study select styles of acting from significant periods in history.
Prerequisite: THTR 3600 and 3610
THTR 4610
THTR 4610
Acting Styles 2 (2,2,0)
Credits: 3
Campus
AR
VISU
Building on THTR 4600, this course examines 2 classic scripts and the eras in which they are written through performance and dramaturgy in order to comprehensively study select styles of acting from significant periods in history.
Prerequisite: THTR 4600