Honors Thesis

Students must select the following course:

THEA 4018 Senior Honors Thesis (two semesters at 3 hours each)

The second semester of their junior year, students will meet with the honors committee to discuss their Senior Capstone Experience.  The Senior Capstone Experience can include but is not limited to:  writing a work of drama or writing a thesis involving research of a topic in theatre and/or dance.  The Senior Capstone Experience can also include aspects of performance and production of a work of theatre and/or dance, i.e. acting, dancing, directing, choreography, costume design, lighting design, scenic design, prop design, stage management, and dramaturgy.  If the student chooses either performance or production for his/her Senior Capstone Experience, a written thesis reflecting on the experience and demonstrating research in the artistic discipline chosen for the experience is also required.

Leslie Hughes in Balloon dance concert

Leslie Hughes in Balloon from the 2010 Dance Concert.