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Theatre Courses

DRAM 1120 Theatre Practicum I
DRAM 1121 Theatre Practicum II
DRAM 1161. Musical Theatre I
DRAM 1162 Musical Theatre II
DRAM 1310 Introduction to Theatre
Dram 1330 Stagecraft I
Dram 1341 Makeup
DRAM 1342 Introduction to Costume
DRAM 1351 Dramatics Acting I
DRAM 1352 Dramatic Acting II
Dram 2120 Theatre Practicum III
Dram 2331 Stagecraft II
DRAM 2361 Theatre History I 
DRAM 2362 Theatre History II
DRAM 2366 Introduction to Motion Picture Arts
Dram 2389 Academic Cooperative


DRAM 1120 Theatre Practicum I
Practicum in theatre with emphasis on technique and procedures with experience gained in play productions as performer, management, designer, and crew. (ACGM) Six class hours per week.  Credit: One semester hour. 

DRAM 1121 Theatre Practicum II
Practicum in theatre with emphasis on technique and procedures with experience gained in play productions as performer, management, designer, and crew. (ACGM) Six class hours per week.  Credit: One semester hour. 

DRAM 1161 Musical Theatre I
3 lab hours per week; 48 total contact hours. Credit: 1 semester hour. Cross-listed with MUSI 1159, Musical Theatre I, this course involves the study of works from the musical theatre repertoire. This group consists of singers and/or actors with prior musical experience. Auditions take place every semester. This ensemble represents Blinn College by performing numerous concerts both on and off campus. Prerequisite: Audition and/or permission from instructor.

DRAM 1162 Musical Theatre II
3 lab hours per week; 48 total contact hours. Credit: 1 semester hour. Cross-listed with MUSI 2159, Musical Theatre II, this course involves the study of works from the musical theatre repertoire. This group consists of singers and/or actors with prior musical experience. Auditions take place every semester. This ensemble represents Blinn College by performing numerous concerts both on and off campus. Prerequisite: Audition and/or permission from instructor.

Dram 1310. Introduction to Theatre
A survey of drama and the art and craft of theatre. Credit: 3 semester hours

Dram 1330 Stagecraft I
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week; 64 total contact hours. Credit: 3 semester hours.
Study and application of the methods and components of theatrical production which may include one or more of the following: Theatre facilities, scenery construction and painting, properties, lighting, costume, makeup, sound, and theatrical management.

Dram 1341 Makeup
3 lecture hours per week; 48 total contact hours. Credit: 3 semester hours.
Design and execution of makeup for the purpose of developing believable characters. Includes discussion of basic makeup principles and practical experience of makeup application.

Dram 1342. Introduction to Costume
An introduction to costuming for theatre. A study through history of costumes and design. Costumes will be designed for dramatic works. Two class hours and two laboratory hours per week. Credit: Three semester hours.

Dram 1351. Dramatics Acting I
Study and practical experience in the problems of creating characterization with emphasis on developing vocal and physical skill in acting. Credit: 3 semester hours.

 Dram 1352. Dramatic Acting II
An advanced study and practical experience in the problems of creating characterization with emphasis on developing vocal and physical skill in acting. Three class hours per week. Credit: Three semester hours.

Dram 2120 Theatre Practicum III
4 lab hours per week; 64 total contact hours. Credit: 1 semester hour. Practicum in Theatre open to all students with emphasis on technique and procedures with experience gained in play productions. Student participation grade will include additional performance and production requirements.

Dram 2331 Stagecraft II
3 lecture hours per week; 48 total contact hours. Credit: 3 semester hours. Continued study and application of the methods and components of theatrical production which may include one or more of the following: Theatre facilities.

Dram 2361. Theatre History I 
Development of theatre art from the earliest times through the 20th century. (ACGM). Theatre History I is a survey of the history of theatrical theory and practice from Ancient Greece through the Early Modern Era.  3 hour lecture per week.   Credit: three semester hours.   No prerequisite 

Dram 2362. Theatre History II
Development of theatre art from the earliest times through the 20th century.  (ACGM) Theatre History II is a survey of the history of theatrical theory and practice from the eighteenth century through the present.   3 hour lecture per week.  Credit: three semester hours.   No prerequisite.

Dram 2366. Introduction to Motion Picture Arts
A comparative study of the different genres of motion pictures. Three class hours per week. Credit: Three semester hours.

Dram 2389 Academic Cooperative
3 lecture hours per week; 48 total contact hours. Credit: 3 semester hours. An instructional program designed to integrate on-campus study with practical hands-on work experience. In conjunction with class seminars, the individual student will set specific goals and objectives in the study of drama.