Technical Theater Requirements

Crew Assignments

Concentrators are required to work as crew members on at least one concentration production under the guidance of professionals or trained practitioners in the following areas:

  • Lights
  • Set
  • Costumes
  • Sound
  • Video/media
  • Run crew

This requirement will be tracked by the DUS and concentration advisors and will be graded SAT/UNSAT.
Productions that satisfy any of the above requirements will be determined by concentration advisors and the DUS.

Tech and Production Training Modules

Concentrators are required to attend eight two-hour tech and production training modules as soon as possible after enrollment in the concentration. These modules equip students with basic knowledge of theater production and ensure their safety and that of others while working in and on productions. The Training Module Schedule is available to view here.  These modules are:

  • Stage management
  • Scenery
  • Lights
  • Costumes
  • Sound and video
  • Theater safety
  • Producing
  • Professional administration structures and unions

Certain modules may be satisfied by enrollment in an approved technical theater course. This requirement will be tracked by the Department Administrator and concentration advisors and will be graded SAT/UNSAT.

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