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Shanan Custer

Instructor of Theater
Office
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Hours
(Fall 2018) By appointment
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I am an actor, writer, director and improviser and one of the things I love is connecting St. Thomas students to the wonderfully rich theater community in the Twin Cities. Be ready to go and see some plays, talk with theater artists and explore new ideas!

Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THTR 111 - L01 Introduction to Theater M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 BEC LL07

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1055 - 1200

Location:

BEC LL07

Course Registration Number:

40357 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Shanan M. Custer

Foundation in theater and drama for the non-major beginning student; orientation to the dramatic tradition through consideration of plays and playwrights from the Greeks to the present; history of theatrical customs, traditions and conventions as they affect modern stage design, acting, directing, costumes, make-up and criticism. Experience in seeing and analyzing SCU/UST and Twin City play productions and in producing a play. This course fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in the core curriculum as well as the Writing Across the Curriculum Writing to Learn requirement.

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J-Term 2019 Courses

J-Term 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THTR 223 - L01 History of American Theater See Details * *

Days of Week:

See Details

Time of Day:

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Location:

*

Course Registration Number:

10309 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Shanan M. Custer

Development of theater in the United States from its 17th century roots to the present, with special attention to contemporary American drama. Emphasis on the connections between theater and culture. This blended/hybrid course (1/2 in-seat and 1/2 online) fulfills both the Fine Arts requirement and the Human Diversity requirement in the core curriculum.

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BEC LL071800-2100- T - R - - -
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Spring 2019 Courses

Spring 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THTR 111 - L01 Introduction to Theater M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 BEC LL07

Days of Week:

M - W - - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

BEC LL07

Course Registration Number:

21209 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Shanan M. Custer

Foundation in theater and drama for the non-major beginning student; orientation to the dramatic tradition through consideration of plays and playwrights from the Greeks to the present; history of theatrical customs, traditions and conventions as they affect modern stage design, acting, directing, costumes, make-up and criticism. Experience in seeing and analyzing CSC/UST and Twin City play productions and in producing a play. This course does not count towards a theater major. Open to all students. This course fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

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