DRA 237

Musical Theatre History II

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2018-2019 As needed Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: Must be a part of BFA in Drama program

In this course students will be introduced to the history and representative artists of the contemporary musical theatre such as Stephen Sondheim, Schonberg and Boublil, Johnathan Larson, Jason Robert Brown, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Students will also be presented pop/rock music styles of the modern musical theatre industry. Students will explore musical scripts, roles, and songs for material appropriate to their type for use in voice lessons, class work, and auditions.