Five College Consortium

Design Studio

Subject Name: 

Theater and Dance

Course Number: 
Amherst College

An advanced course in the arts of theatrical design. Primary focus is on the communication of design ideas and concepts with other theater artists. Also considered is the process by which developing theatrical ideas and images are realized. Students will undertake specific projects in scenic, costume and/or lighting design and execute them in the context of the Department’s production program or in other approved circumstances. Examples of possible assignments include designing workshop productions, and assisting faculty and staff designers with major responsibilities in full-scale production. In all cases, detailed analysis of the text and responsible collaboration will provide the basis of the working method. May be repeated for credit.

Requisite: THDA 260, 261, 263 or consent of the instructor. Fall and spring semesters.  Professor Dougan.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Course Sections

Design Studio
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Suzanne Dougan

MF 09:30AM-11:30AM