William and Mary

Minoring in Theatre

Theatre inherently embraces the liberal arts, fusing historical and theoretical studies with creative work.  The Practicum in Theatre is an important part of the Theatre major.  These assignments provide leadership opportunities, resume-building experiences, and close contact with facutly mentors.

A student wishing to minor in Theatre must complete a minimum of 22 credit hours of courses in theatre, including the following:

  1. 200 and 200L. Introduction to Theatre Arts
    152. Freshman Seminar: Introduction to Theatre

  2. 201. Beginning Acting
    300. Fundamentals of Design for the Theatrical Arts
    328 and 329. Survey of Theatre History
    380. Practicum in Theatre

  3. Electives as required to complete the minimum credits