Theatre - Academic Credit for Theatre Fairfield Productions

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Image: Theatre Fairfield shadowboxIt is impossible to understand the nature of theatre without engaging in the process of making theatre. Therefore, major and minor coursework is supplemented by required participation in Theatre Fairfield productions. As in the past, students will continue to earn course credit for such participation. This acknowledges and embraces the educational nature of production work.

1. TA 94, Theatre Fairfield Performance Practicum is a 1 credit course that enrolls all students who perform in Theatre Fairfield shows. Credit in these classes is figured in your GPA, but the class hours count over and above the 120 hours required for graduation.

2. TA 95, Theatre Fairfield Production Practicum is a 1 credit course that enrolls all students who are on crews for Theatre Fairfield shows. Credit in these classes is figured in your GPA, but the class hours count over and above the 120 hours required for graduation.

3. TA 93, Physical Performance Lab, is a 1 credit course that meets for one hour weekly all semester. The curriculum is centered on the regular physical training required for actors. This class supplements regular course curriculum as well as productions. You do not need to be cast in a production to take this course.