- School of Arts, Sciences & Business
- English Department
The Drama concentration and minor offers courses in acting, directing, playwriting, and dramatic literature.
If you are interested in drama as a major, you may do so by spending a semester or year abroad at Lancaster University in the U.K.
Drama (also available as a concentration in the English program)
English majors who wish to complete a drama emphasis or minor take the following seven courses:
DRM 240 - Acting Techniques
DRM 245 - Directing Techniques
DRM 320 - Techniques in Theatre Practice
ENG 203 - Playwriting
ENG 220 - Introduction to Drama
ENG 318 - Modern and Contemporary Women Dramatists, or
ENG 320 - Influence and Experiment in Modern Drama
DRM 320 - Techniques in Theatre Practice (focus in stagecraft area)
Professional Workshop Opportunities
Our program collaborates frequently with Baltimore-area theaters, including recent acting and directing workshops with artists from the American Shakespeare Center, Center Stage, and Single Carrot Theater.
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For information on Drama programs and theater productions at the University, contact:
Dr. Kate Bossert
Department of English