Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Second Year Theatre Courses


THTR2110 Acting and Character Portrayal 1 (3,1,0)Thompson Rivers University

THTR 2110 Acting and Character Portrayal 1 (3,1,0)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

In this intermediate performance course, committed acting students further develop and polish the skills associated with the onstage presentation of completely drawn characters. Students analyze and practice the necessary techniques to effectively present character portrayals from the contemporary theatre. Exploration includes character and scene analysis, drama, comedy, and monologues.
Prerequisite: THTR 1210
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THTR2120 Introduction to Theatre Production 1 (2,2,0)Thompson Rivers University

THTR 2120 Introduction to Theatre Production 1 (2,2,0)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

This is a hands-on practical course designed to introduce students to the elementary principles of scenery and properties construction; stagecraft, lighting, electrical and audio operations; and costume construction.
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THTR2210 Acting and Character Portrayal 2 (3,1,0)Thompson Rivers University

THTR 2210 Acting and Character Portrayal 2 (3,1,0)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

In this intermediate performance course, a continuation from THTR 2110, committed acting students further develop and polish the skills associated with the onstage presentation of completely drawn characters. Students analyze and practice the necessary techniques to effectively present character portrayals from the contemporary theatre. Exploration includes character and scene analysis, drama, comedy, and monologues.
Prerequisite: THTR 2110, or permission from instructor
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THTR2220 Introduction to TheatreProduction 2 (2,2,0)Thompson Rivers University

THTR 2220 Introduction to TheatreProduction 2 (2,2,0)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

Continuing from THTR 2120, this course is a hands-on practical course designed to introduce students to the elementary principles of scenery and properties construction; stagecraft, lighting, electrical and audio operations, and costume construction. In addition, students are introduced to stage management.
Prerequisite: THTR 2120 or instructor's written consent
Note: Credit cannot be given for both THTR 1120/1220 and 2120/2220
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THTR2310 Acting for the Camera (4,0,0)Thompson Rivers University

THTR 2310 Acting for the Camera (4,0,0)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

This course is the study of the basic techniques of acting for the camera with an examination of all the aspects of film production through lectures, demonstrations, and screenings. Students are required to participate in class scene work as well as outside class filming sessions to prepare taped scenes for evaluation.
Prerequisite: B- or better in THTR 1110, or permission from the instructor
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THTR2500 Play Production 2 (1,0,8P)Thompson Rivers University

THTR 2500 Play Production 2 (1,0,8P)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

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
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