Music Theatre : Courses

MTR 210 Musical Theatre Repertory 1

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Introduces the student to music theatre song literature from 1959/1960 to the present with concurrent exploration and development of the skills needed to create a music theatre song performance.

MTR 220 Musical Theatre Dance I

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Basic music theatre dance from the late nineteenth century to the present. Classwork coordinates dance styles with shows from each period.

MTR 250 Special Topics in Music Theatre

Credits: 1 - 4
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Specialized aspects of the musical theatre. Usually includes literary and/or historical content in addition to practical technique work. Content varies from semester to semester.

MTR 302 Musical Theatre History

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Explores the development of music theatre forms. Includes the contributions of composers, lyricists, and librettists, as well as cast members, directors, choreographers, and designers; and employs audio and video materials.

MTR 305 Music Theatre Workshop

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Pre-requisite: MTR 210
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Develops audition and performance techniques. Includes vocal coaching, r?sum? writing, musical theatre scene study, and mock auditions. Uses videotape for critical analysis of student progress.

MTR 320 Musical Theatre Dance II

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
History of American show dance emphasizing style and practical application of knowledge. Continuation of MTR 220 concentrating on technical expertise as well as historical knowledge.

MTR 350 Special Topics in Music Theatre

Credits: 1 - 4
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Specialized aspects of the musical theatre. Usually includes literary and/or historical content in addition to practical technique work. Content varies from semester to semester.

MTR 405 Gemms Musical Theatre Company

Credits: 1 - 4
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Professional performance experience in musical theatre production; working through the process from rehearsals to a staged production.

MTR 410 Musical Theatre Repertoire 2

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Pre-requisite: MTR 210
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Introduces the student to music theatre song literature from 1866 to 1959 and continues to build on music theatre song performance skills begun in MTR 210.

MTR 420 Musical Theatre Scene Study

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Pre-requisite: MTR 210
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Develops scene analysis, script preparation, and rehearsal techniques specifically geared toward music theatre performance. Explores texts from the classical and contemporary repertory. Emphasizes the integration of singing and acting techniques in performance.

MTR 450 Special Topics in Music Theatre

Credits: 1 - 4
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Focuses on a specialized aspect of the musical theatre. Usually includes literary and/or historical content in addition to practical technique work. Content varies from semester to semester.

MTR 460 Applied Voice for Music Theatre

Credits: 1
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: SEM
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Proper technique of vocal production. Gives particular attention to the utilization of healthy technique in performing musical theatre material.

MTR 496 Internship Music Theatre

Credits: 2 - 4
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: TUT
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
An internship position with a professional company or educational institution. Focuses on actual "field" experience to enhance the student's preparation for a professional career in musical theatre.

MTR 499 Independent Study

Credits: 1 - 4
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: TUT
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Substantial independent research or applied project under the supervision of a faculty member

Updated: 13 Nov 2012 06:01:50 EST