Playwrighting – THEA 255
Writing the one-act play from rough draft through polished revision. Exercises in characterization, plot, setting, dialogue, theme, metaphor and dramatic structure. Course focuses on developing material based on observation, adaptation, and imagination through the use of journals, newspapers and improvisation. Class meetings focus on the reading and discussion of student work and selected published plays. Signature of instructor required for registration. Prerequisite: THEA+101 and permission of instructor. Offered every semester.
4.000 Credit hours