Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Stage Management 8 Semester Plan of Study
  REQUIRED COURSES:  124 Credits for Degree
  79 in Theatre Core and Stage Management, 45 in Electives and University Studies

  THEATRE CORE      (15 CREDITS)

SUPPORT COURSES      (22 CREDITS)
 
TH131, Play Analysis
TH141, Acting I
TH321, Directing I
TH335, History of Theatre & Drama I
Technical Theatre - Choose One From:
  TH 102 Intro to Technical Theatre
  TH 151 Fundamentals of Lighting
  TH 152 Costume Construction
  TH 154 Scenic Construction


 



TH 101, 201, 301, 401, Theatre Practicum
  (5 semesters)
TH135, Elements and Principles of Design
Design and Production Studios
    ● Drafting (TH251)
    ● Lighting
    ● Costumes or Scenery
    ● Sound (TH220, or MC104)
TH324 Stage Management
TH336, History of Theatre & Drama II
Dance Elective (1 credit)
       
  ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS      (35 CREDITS)
  PROJECTS/INTERNSHIPS      (7 CREDITS)
   
MT111, Music Theory
MT112, Music Theory
CO101, Intro to Communication  Theory
CO341, Organizational Culture
Drama Literature / Theory / Criticism
(6 Credits) 
Theatre Electives (19 credits)
 
TH 115, 215, Assistant Stage Manage
  (two productions)
TH 493, 494, Stage Manage 1st Main Stage
TH 493, 494, Stage Manage 2nd Main Stage
   (Capstone)
TH470, Theatre Internships (2 semesters)

 
 TYPICAL 8 SEMESTER SEQUENCE:      *SEQUENTIAL COURSES*
 
 FRESHMAN YEAR
 
 AUTUMN SEMESTER    SPRING SEMESTER
● *Critical Reading, Writing, and Research I*
● *University Seminar*
● *Play Analysis*
● *Acting 1*
● Technical Theatre Option
● Theatre Practicum
                                   15 CREDITS
   ● *Critical Reading, Writing, and Research II*
 ● Design and Production Studio
 ● Quantitative Reasoning
 ● Stage Management
 ● Oral Communication CO200 / CO242
 ● ASM Main Stage
                                    16 CREDITS
 
 SOPHOMORE YEAR
     
 AUTUMN SEMESTER    SPRING SEMESTER
● *US Studies IN250 or IN 251*
● Music Theory
● Intro to Communication Theory
● Design and Production Studio
● Natural Science with Lab
● ASM Main Stage
● Theatre Practicum
                                    16 CREDITS
   ● *US Studies IN251 or  IN250*
 ● Music Theory
 ● Elements and Principals of Design
 ● Drafting for Theatre
 ● Drama Lit / Theory / Crit  Elective
 ● Theatre Internship
 ● Theatre Practicum
                                    15 CREDITS
 
 JUNIOR YEAR
     
 AUTUMN SEMESTER
   SPRING SEMESTER
● *Global Studies IN350 or 1st
   Culture/Language*
● History of Theatre & Drama I
● Drama Lit / Theory / Crit Elective
● Organizational Culture
● Theatre Elective
● Theatre Internship
● Theatre Practicum
                                    16 CREDITS
   ● *1st Culture/Language or
    Global Studies IN350*
 ● History of Theatre & Drama II
 ● Theatre Elective
 ● SM Main Stage Production
 ● Dance Elective
 ● Open Elective
 ● Open Elective
                                    17 CREDITS
 
  SENIOR YEAR
 
 AUTUMN SEMESTER   SPRING SEMESTER 
● 2nd Culture/Language Option
● Directing I
● Theatre Elective
● Theatre Elective
● Design and Production Studio
● Theatre Practicum
                                    15 CREDITS
   ● SM Main Stage Production Capstone
 ● Theatre Internship
 ● Theatre Elective
 ● Theatre Elective
 ● Theatre Elective (2 credits)

                                    14 CREDITS 
 
Stage Management -
8 Semester Plan of Study PDF

 
 
Millikin University - Decatur, IL
 
Millikin University - Decatur, IL