Introduction to Drama (FIA-205)
A study of the classics of European drama both as "text" and "event." Readings of selected masterworks together with active class participation in several modes of drama through scene study, criticism, improvisation, field trips and, for those interested, playwriting and directing. Readings include Aeschylus, the Elizabethans, and Moliere. Prerequisite: ENG 101 or permission of the instructor. 3 lecture hours per week. 3 credit hours.