Students concentrate on acting problems presented by the genre of comedy of manner. The material covers both high and low comedy and spans various centuries in theatre history. Students work on scene study and presentation of material from the leading playwrights in this sytle, typically Moliere, Sheridan, Wilde, and Shaw. A studio format is used. Prerequisites: Actor Training major, HTA 305, HTA 310, and HTA 330; Music Theatre major, HTA 330.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017