School of Liberal Arts

Theatre Option

Easter Egg Hunt TheatreAUM


The theatre option in the Communication & Dramatic Arts department offers a unique blend of theatrical practice—the skills, crafts, and attitudes necessary to succeed in theatre, films and television—with the tradition of liberal learning through which each new generation of creators and critics reinterprets and revitalizes these arts. 

Requirements  
THEA 2040 Theatre Appreciation
3
THEA 2103, THEA 2113, and /or THEA 2123 Introduction to Technical Theatre
6
THEA 3413 Acting
3
THEA 3613 Scene Design  3
THEA 4310 and THEA 4320 WI Dramatic Literature & Theatre History 6
Theatre Emphasis
9
THEA 2914 Theatre Practicum (Required of all majors every term they are enrolled at AUM)  
4-6
ENGL 3050 WI Advanced Expository Writing
4
ENGL 4080 Literary Criticism
3
ENGL Drama course
3
Any Elective 3
Total in Theatre Hours  52

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Theatre AUM


Theatre AUM acts as a practicum for students in the Dramatic Arts department and allows students hands on experience that is invaluable to their careers. More

Theatre AUM Guild


Theatre AUM Guild is a specific club to the Department of Communication & Dramatic Arts. For more information contact faculty advisor Neil David Seibel at  nseibel@aum.edu or 334-244-3143.

Career Possibilities


Graduate School
Actors
Stage Managers
Technical Directors
Carpenters
Scenic Artists
Costumers
Dressers
Electricians
Designers
Sound Engineers
Artisans
Theatre Administrators
Arts Program Administrator
Directors
Playwrights
Riggers
Makeup Artists
Board Operators
Dramaturges
Producers
Talent Agents