Matched 31 Courses / 78 Classes

Theatre Service Practicum (THP102) 1 Credit

Use and develop theatrical skills for service to the community through practical experience. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24943 Fall 2021 Mesa
Live Online
Live Online 10/18/2021 - 11/01/2021 M,W 5:30PM - 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 24943 Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with internet access and webcam with microphone.
      Class 24943 Enrollment is by instructor permission. Some outside class time may be required for development of performance projects for the community.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
23230 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 2 EXP Theater
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 1:30PM - 3:10PM
  • Staff
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35150 Fall 2021 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 6:00PM - 7:40PM
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14102 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Bldg Rm 150
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • S. Reynolds
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33731 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • D. Seitz
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11845 Fall 2021 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:30AM - 12:10PM
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19220 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:30AM - 12:20PM
  • A. Robertson
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20407 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • D. Williams Jr.
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).
    • Additional Class Notes: 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. Requirements are discussed the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33946 Fall 2021 Glendale
GCC TBA
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE
      Class requires 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, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36622 Fall 2021 Phoenix
T127 Stage
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 1:00PM - 2:40PM
  • A. Schindler
Open
7 of 8 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35410 Fall 2021 South Mountain
PAC 725 Black Box
In Person 09/21/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 1:00PM - 2:40PM
  • Staff
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: In-person:  A traditional class that will meet face to face on the days and times listed in the class schedule. The classes will be smaller to allow for social distancing, face coverings will be required and classrooms and labs will be sanitized frequently.
      Classes will not be held Thursday through Saturday, in observance of Thanksgiving - CAMPUS CLOSED
      Class Meets for Twelve (12) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20430 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 6:30PM - 10:00PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
11 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).
    • Additional Class Notes: 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. Requirements are discussed the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14207 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Bldg Rm 150
Hybrid 09/03/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 9:30AM - 11:30AM
  • S. Reynolds
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available

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
33905 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:40PM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37167 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
N/A
Hybrid 08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 1:30PM - 3:10PM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14379 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Bldg Rm 150
Hybrid 09/03/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:45AM - 1:00PM
  • E. Blair
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available

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
35211 Fall 2021 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 2:00PM - 3:40PM
  • Staff
Open
38 of 40 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35752 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
Hybrid 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th,F 6:00PM - 7:15PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35754 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1043 Scene Shop
In Person 09/11/2021 - 12/17/2021 Sat 9:00AM - 12:25PM
  • A. Embry
Open
11 of 11 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17859 Fall 2021 Phoenix
PCC - Other
Hybrid 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • C. Marin
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.
      This class will meet in a virtual platform for rehearsals for the fall production and will meet in person for tech and filming purposes on campus.
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19172 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 10/18/2021 - 11/21/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19231 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 08/29/2021 - 10/31/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33732 Fall 2021 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 08/31/2021 - 12/03/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Seitz
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      After the first class, the remainder of the hours required for the credit will be arranged. Check Canvas for meeting times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Designers, Stage Managers, and Dramaturgs are to enroll in THP202 Theatre Production Projects
      Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33904 Fall 2021 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 08/31/2021 - 12/03/2021 N/A N/A
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      After first class, the remainder of the hours required for the credit will be arranged.
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Designers, Stage Managers, and Dramaturgs are to enroll in THP202 Theatre Production Projects
      Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14181 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 10/20/2021 - 12/11/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Black Box production.
      This course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or questions, contact department lead Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@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
14273 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 09/09/2021 - 10/16/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Reynolds
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Fall Main Stage performance.
      This course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or audition, contact Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@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
37165 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
N/A
In Person 10/15/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available

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
14253 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 09/09/2021 - 10/16/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Reynolds
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Fall Main Stage performance.
      This course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or audition, contact Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@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
35313 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 10/20/2021 - 12/11/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Fall Black Box performance.
      This course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or questions, contact department lead Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@cgc.edu.
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.

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
33980 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • D. Seitz
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: For Designers of: Stage Management, Student Directing, Arts Leadership
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33981 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • E. Beeck
Open
3 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: For Designers of: Sets, Lighting, Props, Media
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33982 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: For Designers of: Costumes
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33983 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • V. Ludders
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Dramaturgy
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34022 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 09/03/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • R. Esler
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: For Designers of: Sound
      15-Week class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37304 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Theatre Production I Scene Shop (THP202AA) 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 in a Theatre Scenic Shop. 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: THP202AA may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24949 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Scene shop
In Person 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available

Theatre Production I Electrics (THP202AB) 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 in a Theatre Electric Shop. 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: THP202AB may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37475 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Costume Shop
Hybrid 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 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.
      Class 37475 is the Electrical Shop Practicum. The instructor will contact students via Canvas to arrange meeting times.

Theatre Production I Costume Shop (THP202AC) 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 in a Theatre Costume Shop. 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: THP202AC may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37166 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Costume Shop
In Person 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available

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
35755 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1023 Makeup Room
Hybrid 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 12:00PM - 2:30PM
  • A. Embry
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.

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
37169 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 1
Hybrid 08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 10:30AM - 12:10PM
  • Staff
Open
9 of 9 Seats Available

Creative Drama: Improvisation (THP211AA) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of creative drama, including improvisation. Covers improvisation theatre-based activities. Emphasis on application in elementary and secondary school levels. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37168 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 2 EXP Theater
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 4:00PM - 4:50PM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available

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
35724 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 2:25PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: 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. Requirements are discussed the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21568 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
In Person 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 6:30PM - 10:00PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
11 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).
    • Additional Class Notes: 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. Requirements are discussed the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14208 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Bldg Rm 150
Hybrid 09/03/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 11:45AM - 1:00PM
  • E. Blair
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available

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
20680 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:00AM - 11:45AM
  • A. Embry
Open
9 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Live Online Classes have live online sessions that meet on specific days and times. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory. Additional online work that is not synchronous may also be 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.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 20680 costs include THP Course Fee: $10
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20680 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 21467 held Fri from 10:00AM to 11:50AM (A. Embry)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18162 Fall 2021 Phoenix
T122 Scene Shop
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • J. Soper Jr
Open
6 of 6 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24515 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
N/A
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 12:10PM
  • K. Thomson
Open
8 of 9 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35149 Fall 2021 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
Hybrid 08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 9:00AM - 10:55AM
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35315 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos PAC Perf Lab Rm 106
Hybrid 09/10/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 9:30AM - 11:00AM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35316 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 09/10/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available

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
33997 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 12:00PM - 1:40PM
  • D. Seitz
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35145 Fall 2021 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
In Person 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 1:00PM - 3:40PM
  • Staff
Open
39 of 40 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20829 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
Hybrid 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 1:30PM - 4:15PM
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
    • 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
35763 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 3:00PM - 5:25PM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37172 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 2 EXP Theater
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 10:30AM - 1:30PM
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 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.
      Class 37172 will not meet every Friday. Instructor will contact students via Canvas to arrange meeting dates.

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.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34009 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 8:00AM - 9:40AM
  • E. Beeck
Open
12 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20079 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 09/09/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 10:30AM - 12:20PM
  • A. Robertson
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available

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
18475 Fall 2021 Phoenix
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
Live Online 09/08/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 10:00AM - 11:55AM
  • J. Soper Jr
Open
12 of 12 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
18474 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 08/23/2021 - 09/24/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Soper Jr
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36344 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37174 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Online Course
Online 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 16 Seats Available

Production Careers in Technical Theatre (THP266) 1 Credit

Provides the continuing design, stage management and technical student with opportunities to explore the versatility of the job opportunities within the Tech Theatre industry. Emphasis on presenting the work and talent both in person and on paper. Development of a professional resume and vitae. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37175 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 1
In Person 08/26/2021 - 10/15/2021 Th 9:00AM - 10:10AM
  • Staff
Open
9 of 9 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
36527 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1023 Makeup Room
Hybrid 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 12:00PM - 2:30PM
  • A. Embry
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
24243 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
TH 1
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 1:30PM - 3:10PM
  • K. Thomson
  • A. Diaz
  • C. Neumeyer
Open
7 of 9 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.
      Class 24243 Students may contact instructor at: kara.thomson@mesacc.edu and adriana.diaz@mesacc.edu
    • Additional Class Notes: Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.

Technical Theatre Portfolio Development (THP269) 1 Credit

The analysis and preparation of all elements of a Technical Theatre/Design Portfolio including the use of digital portfolios and application to specific disciplines. Practice with portfolio presentation and maintaining and updating portfolio materials. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37176 Fall 2021 Mesa
N/A
In Person 10/21/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 9:00AM - 10:10AM
  • A. Diaz
Open
9 of 9 Seats Available

Musical Theatre Workshop (THP270) 2 Credits

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/THP270 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36339 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 6:30PM - 8:30PM
  • S. Wiley
Open
10 of 10 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
34007 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 2:30PM - 3:45PM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
  • N. Garguilo
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34007 meets at GCC TBA Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 24 to Dec 17, 2021 from 2:30PM - 3:45PM
      Class 34007 also meets at PAC 144 Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 24 to Dec 17, 2021 from 2:30PM - 3:45PM
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.

Voice and Diction (THP271) 3 Credits

Exercises and techniques to free the voice and improve projection, resonance, and articulation. Covers international phonetic alphabet and standard stage speech. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11843 Fall 2021 Estrella Mountain
Perform Arts Black Box 147
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • Staff
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11843 meets at Perform Arts Black Box 147 Tuesdays from Aug 24 to Dec 17, 2021 from 10:30AM - 11:45AM
      Class 11843 also meets at Live Online Instruction Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 17, 2021 from 10:30AM - 11:45AM
      Live Online classes will meet remotely during the scheduled class times using web conferencing software (e.g., Webex, Zoom, or Google Hangouts) for all class dates. Attendance and active participation in these remote class sessions is expected, and all course work must be completed according to the deadlines given in the course syllabus. Students will need to have access to a computer or mobile device, internet, and web camera.

Musical Theatre Production (THP273) 1 Credit

Principles and techniques for musical theatre production performance. Includes audition techniques, stage directions, character role development, rehearsal techniques, vocal acting styles and vocal technique, stage movement, crew roles, and performance. Prerequisites: By audition.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35314 Fall 2021 Chandler-Gilbert: Pecos Campus
Pecos Arranged
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Audition required. This section is for the Fall Main Stage Musical performance. This course requires extra rehearsal and performance time outside scheduled class meeting.
      For information and/or questions, contact department lead Shalynn Reynolds at shalynn.reynolds@cgc.edu.
      Hybrid classes combine a reduced amount of scheduled classroom time with required out-of-class learning activities, typically conducted online.

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 Instructors Availability
21251 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 3:00PM - 6:30PM
  • W. True
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33734 Fall 2021 Glendale
PAC 144
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • D. Seitz
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33947 Fall 2021 Glendale
GCC TBA
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 11:40AM
  • L. Tutnick-Machbitz
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available

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 Instructors Availability
21544 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
PAC 1027 Black Box
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 3:00PM - 6:30PM
  • W. True
  • D. Williams Jr.
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.

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
21218 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Live Online Instruction
Independent Study 09/20/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • A. Embry
Open
1 of 1 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online Classes have live online sessions that meet on specific days and times. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory. Additional online work that is not synchronous may also be 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.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.

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
21336 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Live Online Instruction
Independent Study 08/31/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • A. Embry
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online Classes have live online sessions that meet on specific days and times. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory. Additional online work that is not synchronous may also be 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.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.

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
19850 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Independent Study 08/23/2021 - 12/12/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Stage Combat Students wanting to renew their certification.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21669 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Live Online Instruction
Independent Study 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • A. Embry
Open
1 of 1 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online Classes have live online sessions that meet on specific days and times. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory. Additional online work that is not synchronous may also be 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.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23914 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Independent Study 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available