Theatre Arts Overview
The Theatre Department at Irvine Valley College is geared toward providing the student with a comprehensive theatre experience encompassing all aspects of acting, directing, design, and theatre production as well as an introduction to theatre history. Students may structure their own program to suit their personal goals and experience level through enrolling in a wide range of courses as well as through participating in the theatre department's highly acclaimed productions. Strong emphasis is placed on preparing and training theatre students to meet future goals of higher education in theatre or employment in the many facets of the entertainment industry.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the theatre arts, acting, or technical theatre program, students will be able to
- Perform a role in the theatrical production.
- Construct theatrical elements.
- Manage a theatrical production.
- Apply fundamentals of theatrical design.