May 27, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog

THEA 170 Introduction to Improvisational Theatre

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of improvisational acting. Theatre games and exercises, intended to free students from the anxiety and mental blocks associated with performing without any prior preparation, will be utilized. Students will work in groups to develop the communicative and cooperative skills needed to confidently participate in the various styles and forms of improvisational theatre. Finally, this course will allow students to develop the skills of listening, observation, impromptu thinking and expression that are necessary for effective interpersonal communication in work, school and social situations.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring
Offered Distance Learning: No
SUNY General Education Designation(s): Arts
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3