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THE 2202 History of Theatre II

The world of theatre, from 1800 AD to the present day. A close look at the architecture, costuming, acting and plays of the Early American, Realism, Expressionism, Anti-Realism, Agit-Prop, Post-Modernist, American Realism, Musical Theatre and Contemporary Theatre styles.

Prerequisites: THE 2201

Course Outcomes
  • IDENTIFY THE ROLE THEATRE PLAYS IN THE CULTURAL LIFE OF SOCIETY IN EARLY AMERICAN THEATRE, REALISM, EXPRESSIONISM, ANTI-REALISM, AGIT-PROP, POST-MODERNIST, AMERICAN REALISM, MUSICAL THEATRE AND CONTEMPORARY THEATRE STYLES.
  • DIFFERENTIATE THEATRICAL CONVENTIONS SPECIFIC TO THE EARLY AMERICAN THEATRE, REALISM, EXPRESSIONISM, ANTI-REALISM, AGIT-PROP, POST-MODERNIST, AMERICAN REALISM, MUSICAL THEATRE AND CONTEMPORARY THEATRE STYLES.
  • STUDENTS WILL UTILIZE SEVERAL DIFFERENT RESEARCH RESOURCES WHEN WRITING RESEARCH PAPER AND PLAY CRITIQUES.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Theatre
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Borst
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 8
Meets: MW from 3:00PM to 4:15PM
Section: 202
Open Seats: 8
Meets: MW from
3:00PM to 4:15PM
Section: 202