Directing and Theatrical Production Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to manage the planning, design, preparation, and production of plays and other theatrical entertainment programs. Includes instruction in theatrical design, program management, dramatic production, rehearsal management, personnel management and casting, actor coaching, directing concepts and techniques, theater history, scene work, script interpretation, business management, marketing, public relations, and communications skills. Is Directing and Theatrical Production the right major for you?
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Directing and Theatrical Production Major

What Courses Do Directing and Theatrical Production Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Directing and Theatrical Production majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Acting Techniques
  • Casting
  • Directing
  • History
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Script Supervision
  • Theatrical Design
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