BFA Acting

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Bachelor of Fine Arts - Acting

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The BFA degree in Acting is a pre-professional program designed to provide the foundation of skills and techniques used in performing roles from classical and contemporary dramatic literature. Students who graduate from this program are prepared for beginning careers with professional stage companies or further training at the graduate level.

Watch Autumn Stein '07, BFA Acting, talk about her experiences studying theatre at SUNY Fredonia

Note: FOR COURSE DESCRIPTIONS SEE THE UNDERGRADUATE BULLETIN

Acting: 75-77 credit hours

THEA 100 Theatre Majors Seminar 1
THEA 101-102 Theatre Practice 2
THEA 121 Intro to Tech Theatre 3
THEA 131 Acting Studio: Improvisation 3
THEA 132 Acting Studio: Character Study 3
THEA 140 Acting Studio: Stage Dialects 3
THEA 201-202 Theatre Practice 2
THEA 220 Makeup 3
THEA 231-232 Acting Studio: Scene Study I & II 6
THEA 242-243 Acting Studio: Intro. to Voice and Movement I & II 6
THEA 301-302 Theatre Practice 2
THEA 333 Acting Studio: Audition Techniques 3
THEA 342-343 Acting Studio: Stage Voice I & II 6
THEA 361-362 Acting Studio: Stage Movement I & II 6
THEA 401-402 Theatre Practice 2
THEA 441 Directing I 3
THEA 433 Acting Studio: Shakespeare 3
THEA 451-452 History of the Theatre I & II 6
THEA 499 Performance/Production Seminar 3
ENGL 412 Early Shakespeare 3
ENGL 414 Later Shakespeare 3

Plus 2 courses from the following (4-6 credits):

THEA 353 History of Musical Theatre
THEA 432 Acting Studio: Musical Theatre Styles
DANC 111 Modern Technique I
DANC 211 Modern Technique II
DANC 121 Beginning Tap Dance
DANC 221 Beginning Ballet
DANC 131 Beginning Jazz
ART 115 Masterpieces of Art to 1400
ART 116 Masterpieces of Art from 1400
HIST 115 Western Civilization (Ancient to 1700)
HIST 116 Western Civilization (from 1700)
MUS 252 History of Western Music (1750-1875)
MUS 255 History of Western Music (1875-present)

 


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