NWCCD 2014-15 Catalog 
    Jun 17, 2018  
NWCCD 2014-15 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Theatre AA

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 The Theatre Program is designed to prepare students for transfer to a baccalaureate program and to prepare students for work in the areas of entertainment, education, art direction, design, industry, and commerce.

The No Frills Theater Company of Sheridan College complements this program and provides an opportunity for students to practice their craft.

Since its inception, the No Frills Theater Company of Sheridan College has produced classic theater, contemporary comedies, dramas, and children’s theater.  Since 2002, the productions have been entered in the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival/Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship competition.  This competition has resulted in allowing outstanding young actors to compete on a regional and national level.

Theatre Program Outcomes

• Create a character in a given scenario.
• Integrate theory and practice through performance.
• Synthesize theatre styles, genres, and major playwrites from different cultures and historical periods.
• Interpret theatre design and production.
• Demonstrate the ability to work with others in the context of a theatre production.

Required Course of Study for AA Degree


Freshman Year

Spring Semester - 15.5 Credits

Sophomore Year

Total Degree Credit Hours: 61


Any combination of approved electives is acceptable for the Theater AA program.  We encourage students to explore all areas of theater.  The following are suggested electives for specific areas of emphasis in theater.

Recommended electives are various areas of emphasis:

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