Theatre and Visual Arts Summer Courses

Invitation to Theatre
Session I, May 30-June 29, 2017
Lincoln Center: TWTh, 6-9 p.m.

An introduction to major plays, artists, and forms of theatre in various periods and an investigation into the creative process of theatre today. Theatre visits and daily attendance required. Syllabus

Course Number: THEA 1100 L11, CLOSED
Instructor: Maguire
3 credits

Acting for Non-Majors
Session II, July 5-August 8, 2017
Lincoln Center: MTWTh, 1-4 p.m.

Introductory acting technique for non-Theatre majors. Emphasis on developing and freeing the voice, body, imagination, and emotions. Activities of the course include vocal and body warm-ups, theatre games and exercises, improvisations, and scene work.

Course Number: THEA 2015 L21, CRN: 10307
Instructor: Kimmel
4 credits

Musical Theatre Intensive
Session I, May 30-June 29, 2017
Lincoln Center: MTWTh, 10 a.m.-Noon and 1-5 p.m.

A five-week summer intensive that offers a varied schedule of four classes: Musical Theatre Workshop, Vocal Technique, Dance for Musical Theatre, and Acting. Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., students will work in the classroom as a company. The early afternoon and evenings will include field trips, guest seminars, and attendance at Broadway, off-Broadway, and off-off Broadway plays and musicals. Find the program application under Special Programs.

Course Number: THEA 3066 L11, CLOSED
Instructor: Boyd
4 credits

Photography I
Session I, May 30-June 29, 2017
Lincoln Center: MTWTh, 9 a.m.-Noon

Instruction is offered in basic camera and darkroom techniques of black-and-white photography. Discussions focus on aesthetics and critique of students' work. Students should have their own adjustable cameras. Lab fee. Syllabus

Course Number: VART 1124 L11, CRN: 10143
Instructor: Lawton
4 credits

Introduction to Digital Photography
Session II, July 5-August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m.-Noon

This class is an introduction to the fundamental techniques of digital photography. The objectives of the class are an understanding of camera usage, control of image, and image output, in addition to the development of a personal vision. Instruction methods will be comprised of technical demonstrations, lectures regarding historical and contemporary photographers, rigorous critiques, and gallery/museum field trips. Additionally, there will be guided assignments throughout the semester to encourage students to explore some of the technical and aesthetic concerns of the medium. Students are welcome to use their own DSLR cameras, and a limited number will also be available for class use. Lab fee.

Course Number: VART 1128 R21, CRN: 10229
Instructor: Apicella-Hitchcock
4 credits

Graphic Design and Digital Tools
Session II, July 5-July 31, 2017
Lincoln Center: MTWTh, 1-5 p.m.

Students will learn the basic tools and operations of several different graphic programs. Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign will be explained through demonstrations, tutorials, and weekly assignments. The focus will be on a conceptual and analytical approach to design vocabulary and problem solving. Lab fee. Syllabus

Course Number: VART 2003 L21, CRN: 10308
Instructor: Goldstein
4 credits

Sustainable New York
Session II, July 5-August 8, 2017
Lincoln Center: TWTh, 9 a.m.-Noon


Course Number: VART 2085 L21
Instructor: Staff
3 credits