Academic Catalogs

Theater Arts (THEA)

THEA G1003 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Introduction to the Theater  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

A course designed to introduce students to all aspects of theater. This course examines theater history, acting, directing and the technical elements of scenery, lighting, sound, costume and make-up. Lecture, demonstration, and classroom participation will be utilized. Students are required to see college produced plays. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 111.

THEA G1023 Units (54 lecture hours)  
History And Appreciation Of The Cinema  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is designed for students who want to develop an appreciation for and obtain a perspective on the cinema, including its historical, artistic, cultural and myth-making aspects. Topics will include film genres, filmmaking techniques (e.g. what does a director do? What is editing?), film language, narrative devices, themes, film theory and criticism, film studios and the star system, relationship between film and literature, and other subjects. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1063 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Acting - Fundamentals  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: Acting Fundamentals. This course is an introduction to the discipline of acting. Areas of study include basic acting techniques, interaction, characterization and emotion. Students are expected to participate in class exercises and improvisations, prepare memorized scenes and criticize various acting techniques orally and in writing. This course is required for Theater Arts majors. Students are required to attend Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded. C-ID: THTR 151.

THEA G1073 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Acting 2  
Prerequisite(s): THEA G106 or instructor permission.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an intermediate course in acting with special focus on characterization, emotion, movement, vocal techniques, improvisation, audition techniques and scene study. The acting student will work with selected contemporary dramatic and comedic scenes on an intermediate level. Students are required to see Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded. C-ID: THTR 152.

THEA G1083 Units (54 lecture hours)  
History and Appreciation of the Musical Theater  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is identical to MUS G108. This course explores all of the elements which make the Musical Theater one of the premier art forms of the 21st Century. Emphasis will be placed on the history of the musical and on examining the roles of the composer, librettist, lyricist, choreographer, director, performer, designer, and others relative to creating a musical theater production. DVD/video/broadcast television, film and performances will be utilized to enhance the student's knowledge of the subject. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1103 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Acting For The Camera  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course encompasses the study and exercise in the special techniques of acting for the motion picture and television cameras. Areas of study include development of basic on-camera acting techniques for film, video and television. Students are expected to participate in on-camera class exercises and improvisations, prepare memorized scenes and, orally and in writing, critique acting techniques and skills found in film, video and television productions. Emphasis will be placed on the audition process for commercials and TV/film technique along with the understanding of the various camera angles, shots, positions and actor behaviors unique to acting before a camera. Students are required to attend Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded.

THEA G1113 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Theater History and Literature - Classical to 1800  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will introduce the historical and literary origins of theater from Classical Greece to 1800 through a study of dramatic literature. The general nature of dramatic presentation including elements of dramatic structure, types of drama, and the contributions of the playwright, actor, director, designer, technician and audience will be included. The course includes an introduction to the important eras in theater history through the literary analysis and study of several well-known plays. Students are required to attend Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 113.

THEA G1123 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Theater History and Literature - 1800 to Modern  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will introduce the historical and literary origins of theater from 1800 to modern theater through a study of dramatic literature. The general nature of dramatic presentation including elements of dramatic structure, types of drama, and the contributions of the playwright, actor, director, designer, technician and audience will be included. The course includes an introduction to the important eras in theater history through the literary analysis and study of several well-known plays. Students are required to attend Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1151,2 Units (54, 108 lab hours)  
Theater Practicum 1 - Performance  
Prerequisite(s): Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: THEA G142 – Theater Practicum 1. Students in this course are given practical experience in theatrical acting, rehearsal, and performance at an introductory level. Actors will be selected through the audition/interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G1161-2 Units (54-108 lab hours)  
Theater Practicum 2  
Advisory: audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Students in this course are given practical experience in each area of theatrical performance and production at a beginning level. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No pass option. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G1171-2 Units (54-108 lab hours)  
Theater Practicum 3  
Advisory: Audition/Interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Students in this course are given practical experience in each area of theatrical performance and production at an intermediate level. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1181-2 Units (54-108 lab hours)  
Theater Practicum 4  
Advisory: Actors will be selected through audition.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Students in this course are given practical experience in each area of theatrical performance and production at an advanced level. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G1193 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Improvisation for Theater, Film, and Television  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course encompasses the study, rehearsal and performance of individual and group scenes of improvisation. Areas of study will include principles and techniques of improvisational acting specifically designed to increase the actor’s creativity, problem solving and performance skills in theater, film and television genres. Emphasis will be placed on the creative process as well as individual performance, ensemble work and the development of the actor’s physical, vocal, and emotional instrument as it relates to improvisational performance. Students are required to attend Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1203 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Appreciation of the Theater  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will introduce students to the full spectrum of live theatrical plays in performance with emphasis on theater history and the role of the director, designer and actor. This course will enable students to understand, appreciate and evaluate live theatrical plays in performance. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1251,2 Units (54, 108 lab hours)  
Play Performance 1  
Prerequisite(s): Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: THEA G171 – Play Production. Participation, at an introductory level, in the acting, rehearsal and performance of theatrical productions presented to the community. Actors will be selected through the audition/interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G1261,2 Units (90, 180 lab hours)  
Play Production and Performance 2  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Participation, at a beginning level, in the preparation of theatrical productions presented to the community in one or more of the following areas: stage scenery building and painting, stage lighting, stage makeup, stage costumes, house management, stage management and acting. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1271,2 Units (90, 180 lab hours)  
Play Production and Performance 3  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Participation, at an intermediate level, in the preparation of theatrical productions presented to the community in one or more of the following areas: stage scenery building and painting, stage lighting, stage makeup, stage costumes, house management, stage management and acting. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1281,2 Units (90, 180 lab hours)  
Play Production and Performance 4  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Participation, at an advanced level, in the preparation of theatrical productions presented to the community in one or more of the following areas: stage scenery building and painting, stage lighting, stage makeup, stage costumes, house management, stage management and acting. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1351,2 Units (54, 108 lab hours)  
Classical Play Performance 1  
Advisory: Audition/Interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

At an introductory level, instruction and participation in theatre rehearsal and performance of classical plays (Greek, Roman, Elizabethan, and 16th through 19th century) presented to the community. The student will explore the social and moral attitudes and customs of historical periods. The actors will be selected through the audition/interview process. Strongly recommended for theater majors. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G1361,2 Units (90, 180 lab hours)  
Classical Play Production and Performance 2  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

At a beginning level, participation in the preparation of productions of classical plays (Greek, Roman, Elizabethan and 16th through 19th) presented to the community. Student will explore social and moral attitudes and customs of historical periods. Student will be introduced to the following areas of concentration: scenery, lighting, sound, costumes, make-up, house management, publicity, marketing and/or acting. Actors will be selected through audition and all others will identify a preference for production assignments. Strongly recommended for theater majors. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1371,2 Units (54, 108 lab hours)  
Classical Play Production and Performance 3  
Advisory: Actors will be selected through audition.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

At an intermediate level, participation in the preparation of classical plays (Greek, Roman, Elizabethan and 16th through 19th century) presented to the community. Student will explore social and moral attitudes and customs of specific historical periods. Student will be introduced to the following areas of concentration for classical presentations: scenery, lighting, sound, costumes, make-up, house management, publicity, marketing and/or acting. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Strongly recommended for theater majors. Grade or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 191

THEA G1381,2 Units (90, 180 lab hours)  
Classical Play Production and Performance 4  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

At an advanced level, participation in the preparation of classical plays (Greek, Roman, Elizabethan, and 16th through 19th century) presented to the community. The student will explore the social and moral attitudes and customs of specific historical periods. The student will be introduced to the following areas of concentration for classical presentations: scenery, lighting, sound, costumes, make-up, house management, publicity, marketing and/or acting. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Strongly recommended for theater majors. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1462 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Voice for Musical Theater 1  
Advisory: MUS G115 or MUS G121 or MUS G141 or MUS G142 recommended for those who do not read music.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: Broadway and Opera Singing. This course is identical to MUS G150. This course teaches vocal technique, self-confidence in vocal performance and character development for singers, actors and dancers at an introductory level. Students sing songs from musical theater and/or opera in English and first languages. An audition is not required. Daily practice is required. A pianist accompanies the classes. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1482 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Voice for Musical Theater 2  
Prerequisite(s): MUS G150 or THEA G146 or instructor permission.
Advisory: MUS G115 or MUS G121 or MUS G141 or MUS G142 recommended for those who do not read music.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is identical to MUS G151. This course teaches vocal technique, self-confidence in vocal performance and character development for singers, actors and dancers at a beginning level. Students sing songs from musical theater and/or opera in English and first languages. An audition is not required. Daily practice is required. A pianist accompanies the classes. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1562 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Voice for Musical Theater 3  
Prerequisite(s): MUS G151 or THEA G148 or instructor permission.
Advisory: MUS G115 or MUS G121 or MUS G141 or MUS G142 recommended for those who do not read music.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is identical to MUS G152. This course teaches vocal technique, self-confidence in vocal performance and character development for singers, actors and dancers at an intermediate level. Students sing songs from musical theater and/or opera in English and first languages. An audition is not required. Daily practice is required. A pianist accompanies the classes. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1582 Units (36 lecture hours)  
Voice for Musical Theater 4  
Prerequisite(s): MUS G152 or THEA G156 or instructor permission.
Advisory: MUS G115 or MUS G121 or MUS G141 or MUS G142 recommended for those who do not read music.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is identical to MUS G153. This course teaches vocal technique, self-confidence in vocal performance and character development for singers, actors and dancers at an advanced level. Students sing songs from musical theater and/or opera in English and first languages. An audition is not required. Daily practice is required. A pianist accompanies the classes. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1603 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Introduction To Stage Direction  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course introduces the student to the directing process for the stage. Included are units of study in the use of the stage, play selection and analysis, casting the play, blocking the action, picturization, character development, rhythm, and the organization of the rehearsal process. Graded.

THEA G1613 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Stage Management  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course teaches students processes and techniques to manage the preparation, rehearsal, and performance of theatrical productions. Basic skills to be introduced include blocking notation, production book assembly, and communication protocols applied in the theatrical production process. Stage management as a profession will be studied. Students are required to see college productions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1663 Units (36 lecture hours; 72 lab hours)  
Stagecraft  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an introduction to materials, tools and procedures of theatrical stagecraft including scenery construction, set painting, stage lighting and rigging, stage props and technical theatre operations. Emphasis will be placed on the vocabulary, theory, skills, application and collaborative nature of stagecraft and technical theater production. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1673 Units (36 lecture hours; 72 lab hours)  
Stagecraft 2 - Intermediate  
Prerequisite(s): THEA G166 or equivalent completed at another college or university or instructor permission.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Students in this course will continue the study of theatrical stagecraft including scenery construction, set painting, stage lighting and rigging, stage props and technical theatre operations along with an introduction to stage projections. There will be an emphasis on vocabulary, theory, skills, application and the collaborative nature of stagecraft and technical theater production at an intermediate level. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1683 Units (36 lecture hours; 72 lab hours)  
Stagecraft 3 - Advanced  
Prerequisite(s): THEA G167 or equivalent completed at another college or university or instructor permission.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Students will continue the study of theatrical stagecraft with an emphasis on vocabulary, theory, skills, application and the collaborative nature of stagecraft and technical theater production at a demonstrated advanced level of skill. Students will organize, fabricate or arrange the structural elements of theatrical stagecraft as specified using deductive, experiential, inductive and practiced learning skills. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1693 Units (36 lecture hours; 72 lab hours)  
Stagecraft 4 - Advanced 2  
Prerequisite(s): THEA G168 or equivalent completed at another college or university or instructor permission.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Students will continue the study of theatrical stagecraft at an advanced level reflecting consistent excellence, execution and creative problem solving. Strong and focused emphasis on professional level application of vocabulary, theory, skills, and the collaborative nature of stagecraft and technical theater production will be expected. Students will assume leadership roles in the organization, fabrication, execution and/or arrangement of the structural elements of theatrical stagecraft as required in scenery construction, scenic painting, stage lighting and rigging, stage props, technical theatre operations and stage projections. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1701,2 Units (90, 180 lab hours)  
Theater Production and Stage Crew  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: Stage Crew Activity. Student will gain practical experience in the technical preparation and operation of theatrical productions presented to the community. Student will be involved in one or more of the following areas of concentration and responsibility: stage management, house management, stage crew activity, scenery building and painting, props, lighting, make-up, costumes, sound and/or special effects at an introductory level. Students will identify a preference for stage crew/technical theater production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 192.

THEA G1743 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Scenic Painting  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course is an introduction to and practical application of theatrical scene painting techniques. Students will explore theatrical scene painting equipment and supplies and study color theory, textures and faux finishes. Students will develop necessary skills to be demonstrated through class projects including the painting of scenery for live theatrical productions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1753 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Stage Scenery  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

A study of the theater crafts including scenery, construction, properties, stage management and organization. A survey study of the theater design arts: scenery design, set construction and scene painting. The course will include the study of the historical development and major trends of stagecrafts. The student will be expected to prepare a practical scene design project. Required for students planning to transfer to California State University, Long Beach and Fullerton. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 171.

THEA G1763 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Stage Lighting  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an introductory course in which the student will study the theories and technology of lighting for stage, film and television. This course includes practical applications of basic electronics, color, projections, maintenance of lighting equipment and lighting design. Students may participate in the lighting of college productions and are required to attend GWC theatrical productions. This course is recommended for students interested in theater, television and film and for students planning to transfer. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 173.

THEA G1773 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Make-Up  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is a practical introduction to the techniques of applying theatrical make-up. Recommended for students of drama interested in gaining a better understanding of the proper uses of theatrical make-up. Required for students planning to transfer to California State University, Long Beach, Fullerton or Dominguez Hills. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 175.

THEA G1783 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Introduction to Stage Costume  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an introduction to costuming for the theater, television and film. Topics included: fabrics, sewing, wardrobe observations, color coordination, script analysis and basic drawing. Students will participate in the design and construction of costumes for Golden West College productions and will work on the production wardrobe crew. This course is required for students planning to transfer to California State University. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 174.

THEA G1793 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Theater Sound Technology  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course covers an introduction to basic sound design theory and technology, sound reinforcement techniques, and sound operations used in the performing arts. Students are required to attend Golden West College productions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1802 Units (18 lecture hours; 54 lab hours)  
Basic Costume Sewing, Construction and Wardrobe Techniques  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course introduces students to the principles and techniques of basic costume construction, sewing, use of fabrics and development of simple patterns in a theatrical context. The course will also emphasize basic theatrical wardrobe production practices including preparing, changing and maintaining theatrical costumes before, during and after theatrical performances, inventory control, wardrobe cleaning and storing techniques. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1853 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Stage Scenery 2 - Projection Design and Production  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Introduction to all aspects of scenic and projection design for live theatrical performance. Students will view and discuss contemporary projection design and its application for live theatrical performance and production. Students will also learn to generate still and moving-image content, edit and prepare media, basics of image and video editing, specifics of hardware components such as mixers, monitors and projectors and the mechanics of working with multiple screens. This course will include creative projects. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G1883 Units (36 lecture hours; 54 lab hours)  
Stage Movement 1  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will instruct actors in the use of the body as an expressive instrument in performance focusing on introductory movement skills, physical awareness, movement improvisation and stage combat. Graded. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G1903 Units (36 lecture hours; 54 lab hours)  
Stage Movement 2  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will instruct actors in the use of the body as an expressive instrument in performance focusing on movement skills, physical awareness, movement improvisation and stage combat at a beginning level. Graded.

THEA G1913 Units (36 lecture hours; 54 lab hours)  
Stage Movement 3  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will instruct actors in the use of the body as an expressive instrument in performance focusing on movement skills, physical awareness, movement improvisation and stage combat at an intermediate level. Graded.

THEA G1923 Units (36 lecture hours; 54 lab hours)  
Stage Movement 4  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course will instruct actors in the use of the body as an expressive instrument in performance focusing on movement skills, physical awareness, movement improvisation and stage combat at an advanced level. Graded.

THEA G2063 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Acting 3  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an advanced course in acting with concentration on characterization, projection, vocal techniques, diction, and scene study. The basis of study will be selected historic classical theatrical literature from Greek, Roman, Elizabethan, Restoration and Commedia dell'Arte theatrical periods. Students are required to see Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded.

THEA G2073 Units (54 lecture hours; 18 lab hours)  
Acting 4  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an advanced course in acting with concentration on realism, classical and contemporary acting techniques, stage movement, characterization, vocal techniques and diction. The basis of study will be selected classical theatrical literature from the late 19th century to the present. Students are required to see Golden West College Theater Arts Department productions. Graded.

THEA G2102 Units (108 lab hours)  
Musical Theater Performance 1  
Prerequisite(s): Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: Musical Theater Production and Performance 1. Introduction to the principles and techniques of performing for musical theater. Students will learn and apply acting, dancing, solo and choral singing and audition techniques with emphasis on introductory participation in musical theater presentations such as musical comedy, musical drama, musical revues, opera or operettas presented at Golden West College. Actors will be selected through the audition/interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: THTR 191.

THEA G2112 Units (108 lab hours)  
Musical Theater Production and Performance 2  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Students in this course will experience the principles of acting, dancing, solo and choral singing, stage management, producing, audition and/or technical theater techniques for musical theater at a beginning level. Students will participate in musical theater presentations such as musical comedy, musical drama, musical revues, opera or operettas presented at Golden West College at a beginning level. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G2122 Units (108 lab hours)  
Musical Theater Production and Performance 3  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Students in this course will experience the principles of acting, dancing, solo and choral singing, stage management, producing, audition and/or technical theater techniques for musical theater at an intermediate level. Students will participate in musical theater presentations such as musical comedy, musical drama, musical revues, opera or operettas presented at Golden West College at an intermediate level. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

THEA G2132 Units (108 lab hours)  
Musical Theater Production and Performance 4  
Advisory: Audition/interview.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Students in this course will experience the principles of acting, dancing, solo and choral singing, stage management, producing, audition and/or technical theater techniques for musical theater at an advanced level. Students will participate in musical theater presentations such as musical comedy, musical drama, musical revues, opera or operettas presented at Golden West College at an advanced level. Actors will be selected through audition. All others will identify a preference for production assignments through the interview process. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.