Matched 23 Courses / 69 Classes

Acting I (THP112) 3 Credits

Fundamental techniques and terminology of acting through physical and vocal expression, improvisation, and monologue and scene work. Emphasis on characterization. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21172 Fall 2020 Phoenix
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 1:00PM - 2:40PM
  • A. Schindler
Open
5 of 8 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Part of the class will occur at the time listed in the class schedule in a virtual format using a virtual platform. The other part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38926 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 6:00PM - 9:40PM
  • J. Ziese
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This section has been transitioned to a Live Online class. This class section will meet synchronously in a virtually remote environment (Webex, Zoom, etc) during the scheduled class times. Attendance in these synchronous class sessions is required for this section. Additional online work that is not synchronous is also included during the duration the classes are offered and have set due dates for assignments.Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.
      Class 38926 costs include THP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15575 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Bldg Rm 150
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:30AM - 11:10AM
  • S. Reynolds
Open
5 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24661 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 12:20PM
  • A. Robertson
Open
14 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34942 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Live Online Course
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 1:30PM - 3:10PM
  • K. Dressler
Open
18 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34942 meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Aug 24, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at Live Online Course Wednesdays from Aug 26 to Dec 18, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Sep 14, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Sep 28, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Oct 12, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Oct 26, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Nov 09, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Nov 23, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34942 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Monday Dec 07, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 34942 Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with internet access and webcam with mic. Class sessions meet live online every Thursday at times indicated in the course schedule. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory in accordance with the instructor’s attendance policy. Students will be required to meet in person on the following dates: 8/24, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23, 12/7. Students may contact instructor at: kevin.dressler@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17837 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 12:15PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      15-Week Class
      As part of the lab portion of this class, at least 6 hours of additional attendance at and/or participation in outside theater productions is required. Rrequirements are discussed the first day of class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23207 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 11:45AM - 1:25PM
  • M. Rini
Open
1 of 10 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20241 Fall 2020 South Mountain
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 1:00PM - 2:40PM
  • B. Tauscher
Open
13 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Classes will not be held on Thursday through Saturday, November 24 - 26, 2020 in observation of Thanksgiving - Campus Closed
      This section has been transitioned to a Live Online class. This class section will meet synchronously in a virtual remote environment (Webex, Zoom, etc) during the scheduled class times. Attendance in these synchronous class sessions is required for this section. Additional online work that is not synchronous is also included during the duration the classes are offered and have set due dates for assignments. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Access to the internet and a student Gmail address is required. Log on to Canvas prior to the first day of class at this link: https://learn.maricopa.edu/login.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34964 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 2 EXP Theater
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 3:10PM
  • K. Dressler
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34964 meets at Live Online Course Thursdays from Aug 25 to Dec 18, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Aug 25, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Sep 15, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Sep 29, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Oct 13, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Oct 27, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Nov 10, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Nov 24, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Class 34964 also meets at TH 2 EXP Theater on Tuesday Dec 08, 2020 from 1:30PM - 3:10PM
      Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 34964 Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with internet access and webcam with mic. Class sessions meet live online every Thursday at times indicated in the course schedule. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory in accordance with the instructor’s attendance policy. Students will be required to meet in person on the following dates: 8/25, 9/15, 9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 11/24, 12/8. Students may contact instructor at: kevin.dressler@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12805 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 10:00AM - 10:50AM
  • D. Seitz
Open
6 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17865 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:30PM - 10:00PM
  • E. Moe
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13038 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Hybrid Virtual 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 10:30AM - 11:20AM
  • Staff
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15709 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Bldg Rm 150
Hybrid 09/04/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 9:30AM - 1:15PM
  • S. Reynolds
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Alternative Schedule
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.

Stage Movement (THP131) 3 Credits

Movement skills for the actor to develop a flexible, expressive physical instrument. Includes pantomime, physical isolation, and awareness exercises. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35650 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Live Online Course
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 12:00PM - 2:40PM
  • K. Dressler
Open
11 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with internet access and webcam with mic. Class sessions meet live online every Thursday at times indicated in the course schedule. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory in accordance with the instructor’s attendance policy. Students will be required to meet in person on the following dates: 8/24, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23, 12/7. Students may contact instructor at: kevin.dressler@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12993 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 12:00PM - 12:50PM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.

Theatre Production I (THP201AA) 1 Credit

Designed to give college credit to the cast and technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP201AA may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23170 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 2:00PM - 5:50PM
  • C. Ziese
Open
6 of 10 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12806 Fall 2020 Glendale
GCC TBA
Online 08/25/2020 - 09/01/2020 Tu N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      9-Week class
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
    • Additional Class Notes: Designers, Stage Managers, and Dramaturgs are to enroll in THP202 Theatre Production Projects
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17839 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
Film School Hub, FSH 102
In Person 09/22/2020 - 12/12/2020 Tu,Th,F,Sat 10:00AM - 2:00PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17839 meets at PAC 1027 Black Box Tuesdays/Thursdays from Sep 22 to Dec 10, 2020 from 5:30PM - 9:30PM
      Class 17839 also meets at PAC 1027 Black Box Fridays from Sep 25 to Dec 11, 2020 from 5:40PM - 6:55PM
      Class 17839 also meets at Film School Hub, FSH 102 Saturdays from Sep 26 to Dec 12, 2020 from 10:00AM - 2:00PM
      For student performers in the Fall Production. Auditions are required. Auditions will be 9/12, 13, and 14. Dress/Tech rehearsals and performance dates and times will be explained at first class meeting. Students will be assigned individual production labs requiring a minimum of 50 hours work. For more information, call 480-423-6718.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17840 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1015 Stage
In Person 09/23/2020 - 12/18/2020 W,Sat 9:00AM - 12:25PM
  • A. Embry
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17840 meets at PAC 1043 Scene Shop Wednesdays from Sep 23 to Dec 16, 2020 from 6:30PM - 9:40PM
      Class 17840 also meets at PAC 1015 Stage Saturdays from Sep 26 to Dec 12, 2020 from 9:00AM - 12:25PM
      For students interested in technical theatre production. Students will be assigned to individual production labs requiring a minimum of 50 hours work.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12990 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/25/2020 - 12/01/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      14-Week class
      First class meeting with instructor on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. in PAC 144. The remainder of the hours required for the credit will be arranged.
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
    • Additional Class Notes: Designers, Stage Managers, and Dramaturgs are to enroll in THP202 Theatre Production Projects
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15675 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 10/21/2020 - 12/12/2020 N/A N/A
  • E. Acevedo-Ontiveros
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Black Box production.
      This hybrid course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or permission, contact Erica Ocegueda at erica.ocegueda@cgc.edu
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15790 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 09/04/2020 - 10/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Reynolds
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Virtual Audition required. This section is for the Fall main stage performance which will be a virtual production.
      This hybrid course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or audition, contact Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@cgc.edu.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24674 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Online 09/18/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for cast and crew members
      Flex Start Class
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22432 Fall 2020 Phoenix
PCC - Other
In Person 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Instructor Required
      This class requires 50 clock hours of production to be logged with the instructor.

Theatre Production II (THP201AB) 2 Credits

Designed to give college credit to the cast and technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP201AB may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12807 Fall 2020 Glendale
GCC TBA
Online 08/25/2020 - 10/30/2020 Tu N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      9-Week class
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
    • Additional Class Notes: Designers, Stage Managers, and Dramaturgs are to enroll in THP202 Theatre Production Projects
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15762 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 09/04/2020 - 10/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Reynolds
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Virtual Audition required. This section is for the Fall main stage performance which will be a virtual production.
      This hybrid course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or audition, contact Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@cgc.edu.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13070 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/25/2020 - 12/01/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First class meeting with instructor on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. in PAC 144. The remainder of the hours required for the credit will be arranged.
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
    • Additional Class Notes: Designers, Stage Managers, and Dramaturgs are to enroll in THP202 Theatre Production Projects
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15672 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 10/21/2020 - 12/12/2020 N/A N/A
  • E. Acevedo-Ontiveros
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Black Box production.
      This hybrid course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or permission, contact Erica Ocegueda at erica.ocegueda@cgc.edu
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21173 Fall 2020 Phoenix
PCC - Other
In Person 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Instructor Required
      This class requires 100 clock hours of production work to be logged with the instructor.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24696 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
In Person 09/18/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for cast and crew members
      Flex Start Class
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Theatre Production Projects (THP202) 1 Credit

The objective of this course is to provide hands-on experience in the creation of a theatrical production. This course is tailored around the work done on a production. Structured to provide the student with an atmosphere of professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP202 may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13086 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • E. Beeck
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 13086 meets at GCC TBA Fridays from Aug 21 to Dec 18, 2020 from 11:00AM - 12:15PM
      Class 13086 also meets at Hybrid Virtual Fridays from Aug 21 to Dec 18, 2020 from 11:00AM - 12:15PM
      Sets, Lighting, Media
      Lights, Props, Media
      Sets, Lighting, Props, Media
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13087 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/28/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • R. Esler
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sound
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13088 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • V. Ludders
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Costume, Hair & Makeup, Shakespeare Dramaturgy
      Costumes, Dramaturgy
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13089 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • V. Ludders
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Assistant Directing, Stage Management
      Tutnick-Machbitz: Hair & Makeup
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13085 Fall 2020 Glendale
Hybrid Virtual
Online 08/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • D. Seitz
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Arts Leadership, Contemporary Dramaturgy, Props
      Student Directing, Stage Management, Arts Administration
      Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.

Technical Theatre Production (THP203) 3 Credits

Designed to give college credit to the technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: TPH203 may be repeated for up to a maximum of nine (9) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18418 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1015 Stage
In Person 09/15/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 12:00PM - 2:30PM
  • A. Embry
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18418 costs include THP Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Students will be required to work between 75-100 hours of additional time in leadership positions for the Theater Arts production and events outside of posted class dates and times. Lab requirements will be discussed the first day of class.

Introduction to Costume Construction for Theatre (THP206) 4 Credits

Introduction to basic principles used in costuming for theatre including the use of tools and techniques for costume construction, understanding of fabrics and materials, and a selected survey of historical fashion. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38614 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Live Online Course
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:10AM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students are required to have access to a webcam and microphone unless otherwise specified. Students may contact adriana.diaz@mesacc.edu for more information.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 38614 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 38615 held Thu from 4:00PM to 6:40PM (V. Widener)

Acting II (THP212) 3 Credits

Fundamental techniques of acting through script analysis, rehearsal, and performance. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in THP112 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19090 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 2:25PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40515 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:30PM - 10:00PM
  • E. Moe
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38788 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 10:30AM - 12:20PM
  • A. Robertson
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15710 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Perf Lab Rm 106
Hybrid 09/04/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 9:15AM - 1:00PM
  • E. Blair
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Alternative Schedule
      For information and/or permission, contact Elizabeth Blair at elizabeth.blair@cgc.edu.
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.

Introduction to Technical Theatre (THP213) 4 Credits

Procedures of technical theatre production and demonstration. Topics include design and construction of scenery, lighting, and properties. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18199 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:00AM - 11:45AM
  • A. Embry
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 18199 costs include THP Course Fee: $10
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 18199 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 38203 held Fri from 10:00AM to 11:50AM (A. Embry)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39189 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Perf Lab Rm 106
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 11:15AM
  • A. Bjorklund
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.
      For information and/or permission, contact department lead Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@cgc.edu.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39189 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 15695 held from 10:00AM to 11:15AM (A. Bjorklund)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38621 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Live Online Course
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 12:10PM
  • K. Thomson
Open
8 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students may contact instructor at kara.thompson@mesacc.edu
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 38621 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 38841 held Mon from 8:30AM to 10:15AM (Staff)
      Class 38842 held Wed from 8:30AM to 10:15AM (Staff)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22804 Fall 2020 Phoenix
T145 Computer Lab
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 4:10PM - 5:50PM
  • M. Weisse
Open
8 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 16 additional hours of lab time will be scheduled outside of class time with the instructor.
      Class 22804 costs include THP Course Fee: $20
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 22804 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 37025 held Fri from 1:00PM to 2:40PM (J. Soper Jr)

Directing Techniques (THP214) 3 Credits

Contemporary theory and practice in directing, the evolution of present-day directing procedures, and a sampling of scripts for directing practice. Principles of script analysis, blocking, casting, rehearsing, and performing. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in THP112 or THE220, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22053 Fall 2020 Phoenix
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 11/09/2020 M,W 10:00AM - 12:15PM
  • C. Marin
Open
4 of 8 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Meets for Twelve (12) Weeks
      Part of the class will occur at the time listed in the class schedule in a virtual format using a virtual platform. The other part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. Instructor will provide all virtual meeting dates at the first virtual class meeting.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38654 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 12:00PM - 12:50PM
  • D. Seitz
Open
5 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18417 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 09/04/2020 - 12/11/2020 F 1:30PM - 4:15PM
  • E. Moe
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Attendance required at performance on December 9.
    • Additional Class Notes: Students are required to participate in the productions for a total of 12 hours additional time.

Beginning Stage Lighting (THP216) 3 Credits

Basic theories and methods of stage lighting for all production types. Emphasis on technical/theoretical facts, artistic/design concept development, and "teamwork" structure of theatre. Examines stage lighting optics, instrument selection and application, color theory, circuiting and control systems, and basic design. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in THP213 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38562 Fall 2020 Phoenix
T145 Computer Lab
In Person 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 4:00PM - 5:40PM
  • M. Dunklee
Open
8 of 9 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37677 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 3:00PM - 5:25PM
  • A. Embry
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available

Introduction to Design Scenography (THP217) 3 Credits

The role of the theatre designer in creating scenic, lighting, costume, sound, and multimedia effects for stage productions. Elements of the design process and communication of dramatic themes and visions to the audience.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39937 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 8:00AM - 9:40AM
  • E. Beeck
Open
14 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39663 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 12:30PM - 2:20PM
  • A. Robertson
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Visual Script Analysis (THP225) 2 Credits

Theory and practice in analysis of dramatic literature for the technician and designer. Emphasis on techniques of script analysis for visual information. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38560 Fall 2020 Phoenix
T145 Computer Lab
In Person 08/28/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • J. Soper Jr
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available

Oral Interpretation of Literature (THP241) 3 Credits

The study, analysis, and preparation for performance of prose, poetry, and dramatic literature. Preparation of material for public audiences. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: HU, L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26319 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Library Rm 105
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 11:15AM
  • J. Akridge
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: For information and/or permission, contact Jennifer Akridge at jennifer.akridge@cgc.edu
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13062 Fall 2020 GlendaleN/A In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
9 of 10 Seats Available

Safety Practices in Theatre and Film Production (THP251) 1 Credit

Safety practices in theatre and film production. Includes Focus on national safety organizations and production practices of theatre stages and soundstages, theatrical rigging, electrical, scenic construction, paint and chemical handling, automation, special effects, welding, and personal safety practices. Prerequisites: None

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38559 Fall 2020 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 08/24/2020 - 09/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Soper Jr
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available

Opportunities in Production (THP268) 3 Credits

Provides the continuing design student, dramaturge, stage management, technical director, and directing students with opportunities to expand the versatility of professional skills. Emphasis on relating their work to the total production process. Linking design ideas to production concept. Maintain dramaturge, stage manager, director documentation. Practical application of student work for portfolio development. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37678 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1015 Stage
In Person 09/15/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 12:00PM - 2:30PM
  • A. Embry
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Please note-all students will be required to assist in the shows mounted by the department-this can be in excess of 5 additional hours a week. Instructor will explain schedule first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
36227 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 1
In Person 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 3:10PM
  • C. Neumeyer
  • A. Diaz
  • K. Thomson
Open
9 of 9 Seats Available

Musical Theatre Workshop (THP270AA) 1 Credit

Workshop in the study and performance of musical theatre repertoire. Includes audition techniques, stage directions, character role development, rehearsal techniques, vocal acting styles and vocal technique, stage movement, crew roles, and performance. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP/THP270AA may be repeated for a total of two (2) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
39917 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 2:00PM - 3:15PM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
  • N. Garguilo
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 

Production and Acting I (THP281) 3 Credits

Provides the continuing acting student with opportunities to expand the versatility of characterization skills. Emphasis on relating the actor's work to the total production process. Performance of monologues, scenes, and one-act plays. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19091 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/24/2020 - 10/17/2020 M,Sat 3:00PM - 6:30PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19091 meets at PAC 1027 Black Box Mondays from Aug 24 to Oct 12, 2020 from 3:00PM - 6:30PM
      Class 19091 also meets at PAC 1027 Black Box Saturdays from Aug 29 to Oct 17, 2020 from 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12808 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Hybrid Virtual 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 10:00AM - 10:50AM
  • D. Seitz
Open
6 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13039 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Hybrid Virtual 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 10:30AM - 11:20AM
  • Staff
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid/Virtual Class
      Part of the class will be held online without a set time to attend. The other part will occur at the time listed in the class schedule, either in a face-to-face format on campus or in a virtual format using a virtual platform, depending on the state’s response to COVID19.

Production And Acting II (THP282) 3 Credits

Provides the continuing acting student with opportunities to expand the versatility of characterization skills. Emphasis on relating the actor's work to the total production process. Performance of monologues, scenes, and one-act plays. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in THP281, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39590 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/24/2020 - 10/17/2020 M,Sat 3:00PM - 6:30PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 39590 meets at PAC 1027 Black Box Mondays from Aug 24 to Oct 12, 2020 from 3:00PM - 6:30PM
      Class 39590 also meets at PAC 1027 Black Box Saturdays from Aug 29 to Oct 17, 2020 from 9:00AM - 12:00PM

Creating/Performing Solo/Collaborative Works (THP285) 3 Credits

Developing, rehearsing, and performing solo and collaborative works for fringe festivals and other storytelling and theatre venues. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39691 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 11/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Virtual class meeting times will be determined by students schedules
      Students will develop, write, rehearse, and perform a play to be performed as part of the Production Season Fall 2020. Contact instructor for further details.

Special Projects (THP298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24707 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for student directors for fall productions.
      Signature of instructor and Fine and Performing Arts Division Chair Required for enrollment.
      Flex Start Class
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26229 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 11/25/2020 - 12/14/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Stage Combat Students wanting to renew their certification. Will meet MW 2-350pm from 11/20/19-12/9/19.
      Flex Start Class
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Special Projects (THP298AB) 2 Credits

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19252 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
TBA SCC
Independent Study 09/01/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Embry
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available

Special Projects (THP298AC) 3 Credits

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26185 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 11/25/2020 - 12/14/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Stage Combat Students wanting to renew their certification. Will meet MW 2-350pm from 11/20/19-12/9/19.
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35794 Fall 2020 Mesa: Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Independent Study 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available