Theatre, Music, and Acting
- Analyzes and Discusses Literature and Music
- Develops Cultural Aptitude
- Builds Performance Skills
These courses provide the opportunity to read masterworks of the theatre; listen to symphonies, operas, and folk songs; or perform for an audience. Explore the cultural and historic legacies of the performing arts.
Listen to selections of great chamber music from throughout history, and explore the works’ composers, patrons, and performance histories.
In a supportive environment, learn the similarities and differences between acting techniques and discover which approach works best for you.
Learn to find “the zone” when acting—a state of exceptional, consistent performance—through scene study and improvisation.
Meet with theatre professionals and see five Broadway or Off-Broadway shows to learn what happens before the curtain rises and after it falls.
Explore your creative side in this one-day workshop, designed to welcome newcomers to the world of acting.
Using professional acting techniques in a supportive environment, allow your full potential to blossom into more effective personal presentation.
In this course, build your own professional five-minute stand-up routine based on whatever subjects you happen to be passionate about.
Survey the major composers of the romantic movement, including Brahms, Chopin, Dvorák, Mahler, Mendelssohn, Verdi, and Wagner.
Explore the rich diversity of Russian classical music, including works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, Shostakovich, and Prokofiev.