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Bioethics

Taught by a religion teacher and biology teacher, this course dives into questions that are as basic as the meaning of life. 

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Through individual and ensemble work, this course introduces students to the essential tasks of the actor's craft. We develop vocal and physical technique, and engage in exercises to develop...

This course continues the training of the actor with a focus on dramatic style. It allows students to develop an approach to character and text beyond their own culture and experience. Exercises...

This course invites the intensive analysis and rehearsal of the work of a major playwright. It may culminate in a series of fully explored scenes or in a full-length production. The course offers...

This course focuses on Western concert dance disciplines: ballet, modern and jazz. Composition and improvisation skills will be developed.

Fall and Winter Dance Companies produce a one-hour concert centered around a theme, featuring choreography by faculty, guest artists and students. Students may apply to choreograph an original...

This course invites students to engage in the theory and practice of dance composition, with an emphasis on collaborative work inherent in a group setting. The curriculum begins with an...

The Spring Dance Concert Ensemble produces a two-hour mainstage concert featuring original choreography by faculty, guest artists and students, centered around a theme . Students may apply to...

Why does a break dancer move one way and a salsa dancer another? How does dance differ when it occurs on a proscenium stage versus a night club? How can dance and choreography act as forms of...

This course builds upon the maker-space approach to innovative learning. Students actively collaborate in a creative lab as a production team. Each student member will learn the process of design...

This course offers the essential theory and practice of stage direction with emphasis on the leadership skills inherent in creating a constructive ensemble rehearsal environment. Beginning with a...

This course provides practical experience in basic cinematography without dialogue. Using digital video equipment, students learn about the history of filmmaking as well as the use of the camera...

This course will expose students to a variety of hip-hop dance styles. Breaking, locking, krumping, tutting, K-pop, jazz funk, and street jazz are among disciplines that may be explored. Classes...

This course focuses on Western concert dance disciplines: ballet, modern and jazz. Composition and improvisation skills will be developed.

This course focuses on Western concert dance disciplines: ballet, modern and jazz. Composition and improvisation skills will be developed.

This course introduces students to four primary disciplines: ballet, modern, jazz and hip-hop. Basic composition and improvisation skills will be introduced.

This course draws from concepts in art, nature, science and the humanities to explore the role of stage lighting in theater, dance and other performances. Students will gain a technical working...

This course explores the work of the playwright in theater. It is a foundation course designed to introduce young writers to the distinctive demands of this genre, with emphasis on character and...

The Poetry Stage course offers a class of students the opportunity to not only collectively explore specific poetic texts, but also to physicalize and dramatize such material for an audience....

In recognizing the important role that film has in the life of our culture today, this course focuses on the skills particular to writing in that medium. Using the Robert McKee classic text, Story...

Upon request, small group lessons (5 to 10 classes per term) are given in a particular dance technique, for a minimum of four students. Students must be at a similar level of proficiency. Adequate...

This course offers theory and practice in writing, preparing and delivering speeches. We emphasize effective communication skills between speaker and audience, looking at selection and structure...

This course explores past and present techniques of creating and manipulating scenery, properties, costumes, light, sound and makeup to enhance the theatrical event. Lecture demonstrations and...

"Tech crew" assists in the creation of sets, props, costumes, lights and sound throughout the term during the production cycle of theater and dance performances. Stage Managers and Assistance...

This course creates a united team of student artists exploring one or more social issues. Intended to ignite a passion for drama and an equal passion for social justice, students collaboratively...

Theater Mainstage Performance (T.M.P.) offers students the opportunity to use the skills they have learned in their theater classes and apply them on a major scale, though there is no prerequisite...