College of Fine Arts and Communication


Theatre (M.F.A.)

Degree Requirements

The Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Arts requires 60 units. Students will complete this requirement over the course of 24-months.

Curriculum

PERFORMANCE (9 units)
THEA 605 Performance Ensemble (3)
THEA 670 Performance and Society (3)
THEA 760 International Theories and Aesthetics (3)

DESIGN/TECH (4 units)
THEA 608 Theatre Design Techniques (3)
THEA 610 Theatre Systems (1)

THEORY (6 units)
THEA 601 Theories of the Avant-Garde (3)
THEA 602 History of Experimental Performance (3)

WRITING (3 units)
THEA 609 Text Construction (3)

ARTIST AS ENTREPRENEUR (6 units)
THEA 607 Self-Empowerment in Theatre (3)
THEA 680 Special Topics I: Artist as Entrepreneur (3)

SYNTHESIS (9 units)
THEA 675 Synthesis I: Formal Elements (3)
THEA 720 Synthesis II: Directing (3)
THEA 770 Synthesis III: Working with Design in Performance (3)

THESIS/PROJECT (23 units)
THEA 695 Independent Project in Theatre: First year presentations: (3)
THEA 780 Projects in Process (3)
THEA 740 Grad Project Laboratory (4)
THEA 750 Grad Project and Performance (4)
THEA 880 Final Project I (9)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Naoko Maeshiba, Director
MFA Program in Theatre Arts
Center for the Arts, Room 3034 (map)

Phone: 410-704-2791
Fax: 410-704-3914
E-mail: nmaeshiba@towson.edu



 

 

 

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