University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Theatre - Minor


Students may earn a Theatre Minor, or a Theatre Minor with a teacher licensure (#325).

Theatre Minor study supports active learning thorough participation in creative, communicative, and innovative processes. It is extremely relevant to other areas of academic study across the university. The Theatre Minor addresses the Essential Learning Outcomes by focusing on creativity and communication skills within the dramatic and theatrical arts.

Theatre Minor Curriculum

  1. Required for all Theatre Minors:
    6 Credits
    • Theatre 213 Play Analysis (3 cr)
    • Theatre 305 Milwaukee Theatrical Experience (3 cr)
  2. Choose one of the following
    3 Credits
    • Theatre 110 Acting 1 (3 cr)
    • Theatre 101 Acting for Non-majors (3 cr)
    • Theatre 204 Participatory Theatre (3 cr)
    • Theatre 260 Storytelling: [Subtitle] (3 cr)
  3. Choose one of the following
    3 Credits
    • Theatre 236 Theatre Production and Design (3 cr)
    • Theatre 275 Performing Arts Management (3 cr)
  4. Choose one of the following
    3 Credits
    • Theatre 321 The Theatre – Beginning through Realism (3 cr)
    • Theatre 322 The Theatre – Modern and Contemporary Period (3 cr)
  5. Choose one of the following
    4 Credits
    • Theatre 214 Stage Craft [w/lab] (4 cr)
    • Theatre 225 Costume Construction (4 cr)