Spring 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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TA 300    Introduction to the Theatre    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a general introduction to live theatre as an artistic and social force. It surveys the literary, cultural, and historical aspects of theatre arts. This is an audience-oriented, non-performance course open to all students. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Stevens            ARC MAIN FineArts 514    11402 
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TA 306    Diversity in American Drama (1960 to Present)    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys the theatrical expression of Native-American, African-American, Latino, and Asian-American theatre from 1960 to the present. It includes the social, political, cultural, and economic climate reflected in the text and production of the play. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Williams           ARC MAIN FineArts 514    10043 
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TA 310    Introduction to Film    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the artistic, business, and social elements of modern film. It examines components of film making, such as acting, directing, cinematography, writing and editing. Films are analyzed to evaluate film making techniques and the impact of films and the movie business on society. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN Raef 160        11795 
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Schedule: Other Term, Mar 19-May 18
T         07:50PM-09:25PM LEC R.Irvin              Off Campus McClellan 218 12482 Textbook
Sa        12:40PM-05:00PM LEC R.Irvin              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 104  12482 Textbook
This class is part of the ACE (Accelerated College Education) program which is a continuing cohort for working adults. This course meets on Tuesday evenings AND on Saturdays. For further information, visit the ACE website at www.arc.losrios.edu/ace or call (916) 570-5044.



TA 312    History of Film    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a historical and critical survey of film as an art form. It emphasizes the evaluation of films which are landmarks in the art of movie making. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 19-Mar 18
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC R.Irvin              Off Campus Natomas/Ik C207 12062 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
W         01:30PM-04:35PM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN Raef 161        11760 Textbook


TA 318    Diversity in American Film    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys the cinematic expression of artists often underrepresented in the mainstream media, such as women, Native-Americans, African-Americans, Latinos, Asian-Americans, and gays and lesbians. Media stereotypes and the social, political, and cultural climate that created them are covered. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN FineArts 514    11443 
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TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN FineArts 514    13091 Textbook


TA 344    Improvisation and Theatre Games    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores theatre games and improvisational exercises designed to develop trust, cooperation, mental acuity, and physical and vocal range as an actor. Improvisation technique is built from the ground up, providing a strong foundation for advanced work in non-scripted performance as well as modern rehearsal techniques that involve extensive use of improvisation. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
M         04:00PM-04:50PM LEC P.Downs              ARC MAIN FineArts 515    19139 
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M         05:00PM-05:50PM LAB P.Downs              ARC MAIN FineArts 515      
W         04:00PM-05:50PM LAB P.Downs              ARC MAIN FineArts 515      


TA 350    Theory and Techniques of Acting I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the major theories and techniques of acting, including improvisation, physical expressiveness, voice production, character portrayal and scene work. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Williams           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 10045 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN FineArts 515    19138 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Downs              ARC MAIN FineArts 515    10049 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC S.Williams           ARC MAIN FineArts 515    10048 Textbook


TA 351    Theory and Techniques of Acting II    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 350 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the application of advanced acting theories and techniques. It includes analyzing and performing scripts from realistic and stylized drama, audition monologues, and complex acting exercises. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Williams           ARC MAIN FineArts 550    10050 
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TA 356    Acting for the Camera I    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 350 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the theory and technique of acting for film and video, focusing on the differences between stage acting and acting for the camera. Scenes and commercials are enacted and played back on videotape for class critiquing. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN FineArts 515    10290 
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MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB N.Silva              ARC MAIN FineArts 515      


TA 366    Styles of Acting: Modern    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 350 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: TA 300 and 351
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores the styles of acting required for modern theatre from 1875 to the present. It examines the actor's approach to modern texts as well as the voice and movement needs of modern styles. Topics include Realism, Epic Theatre, Theatre of the Absurd, and contemporary solo performance. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC P.Downs              ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 19142 
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TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB P.Downs              ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE   


TA 375    Voice, Diction and Dialects    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the overall improvement of vocal quality, explores monologue and dialog performances, and develops confidence in speaking and voice production. It emphasizes self-improvement drills involving breath control, resonance, pitch, inflection and articulation and introduces a study of the vocal mechanism, its parts and their functions. Additionally, this course covers the study and application of the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), and includes a special study and application of stage dialects and/or accent reduction.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC S.Williams           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    12027 
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TA 377    Musical Theatre Techniques    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a performance-oriented course integrating acting and singing skills through the creation of a unified character. The course is both an introduction for students with little or no previous musical theatre experience and a continuing performance forum for those with previous training. Primary emphasis is placed on the three core areas of musical theatre performance: acting, singing, and movement. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        09:30AM-10:20AM LEC S.Williams           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 11572 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB S.Williams           ARC MAIN FineArts 550      


TA 406    Children's Theatre    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Enrollment Limitation: Audition/Interview
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores children's literature in performance through dramatic presentations of fiction, drama, and poetry for an audience of children or young people. It provides the opportunity to analyze and experience the production process from script to stage. It includes the development of a touring children's production. No prior theatrical experience is required. This course is recommended for theatre, education, early childhood education and recreation majors. Public performances and regular field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC T.Shearer            ARC MAIN FineArts 550    19144 
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TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB T.Shearer            ARC MAIN FineArts 550      
Spring Touring Show: Join us for an exciting children's show this spring. Audition Dates: Tues Dec. 11 and Wed Dec. 12 7:30 pm Stage 2 (Room 550). Contact instructor for information at shearet@arc.losrios.edu



TA 420    Stagecraft    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 15 and ENGWR 51; OR ESLR 310 and ESLW 310; OR Placement through assessment process; AND MATH 25, and TA 300.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to technical theatre and the creation of scenic elements for theatre, film or television. It covers design styles, painting, set construction, set movement techniques, properties construction, backstage and rehearsal organization and management, and career possibilities. The course combines lectures, reading and projects with practical experience gained from working on department productions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE   
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 13287 
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TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson            TBA TBA                 13287 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 13288 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson            TBA TBA                 13288 Textbook
Note: Students should choose one lab and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture.
.35 hour TBA per week



TA 422    Stage Lighting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 15 and ENGWR 51, OR ESLR 310 and ESLW 310, OR placement through assessment process; AND MATH 25, TA 300, and TA 420.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the basic concepts of lighting for stage, film or television. Topics include the basic elements of lamps and fixtures, electricity, dimmers and control consoles. It also covers the design elements of color, distribution, and space to produce a lighting design. Practical lighting skills are gained from work on department productions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 11349 
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TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE   


TA 430    Costume Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 51 and ENGRD 15 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310, or placement through assessment.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores the basic areas of costume construction. Topics include fabrics, color, patterns, sewing techniques, costume pieces, and accessories. Period styles, costume analysis, and basic design are also covered. It offers experience in constructing costumes for theatrical productions. This course may be taken twice for credit using different techniques. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC G.Russell            ARC MAIN FineArts 554    12625 
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TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB G.Russell            ARC MAIN FineArts 554      


TA 433    Costume Production    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 374 or TA 430 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This lab course explores the process of developing costumes for theatrical productions through the set-up, creation, and assembly of costumes for mainstage productions. Projects may focus on developing sewing, craft, and patterning skills, clothing alteration methods and working with fabrics, hats and accessories, dyes and textile paints as utilized in each production. This course is open to all skill levels. It may be taken four times for credit. Field trips maybe required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LAB G.Russell            ARC MAIN FineArts 554    12418 
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The first group meeting is Thursday Jan. 24 at 1:30 pm. If you cannot make the first meeting, contact the costume staff at 484-8717.



TA 437    Stage Make-up I    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic techniques of theatrical makeup. It explores makeup materials, color and light, and modeling techniques in the development of makeup designs for youth, middle and old age, historical persons, stylized faces, clowns, animals, and fantasy makeup.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
T         10:30AM-11:20AM LEC B.Burleson           ARC MAIN FineArts 519    10868 
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T         11:30AM-12:20PM LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN FineArts 519      
Th        10:30AM-12:20PM LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN FineArts 519      



See Theatre Production & Class Information at http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm


TA 460    Rehearsal and Performance    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition/Interview
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a workshop training experience in the preparation and performance of theatre productions. Students interested in acting audition with the director for acting, singing or dancing roles. Students interested in technical work interview for positions in stage management, crewing, set construction, costumes and makeup, lighting and sound, box office and publicity. Field trips may be required. This course may be taken four times for credit on different productions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
Winter Production
TBA       TBA             LAB G.Russell            ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 10572 
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Additional activiity(s) with a fee is required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

Winter Production
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Shearer            ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 10572 Textbook
Additional activiity(s) with a fee is required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

Winter Production
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 10572 Textbook
Additional activiity(s) with a fee is required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

Spring Production
TBA       TBA             LAB G.Russell            ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12028 Textbook
Spring Production:
For further information: Approximately 2 weeks before each audition date, there will be a flyer about the auditions that may be obtained at the Fine Arts Division Office on campus or call 484-8433.

Spring Production
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Shearer            ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12028 Textbook
Spring Production:
For further information: Approximately 2 weeks before each audition date, there will be a flyer about the auditions that may be obtained at the Fine Arts Division Office on campus or call 484-8433.

Spring Production
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12028 Textbook
Spring Production:
For further information: Approximately 2 weeks before each audition date, there will be a flyer about the auditions that may be obtained at the Fine Arts Division Office on campus or call 484-8433.

Summer Musicals
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 10292 Textbook
Summer Musical: Join us for an exciting musical and children's show this summer outdoors in our program of Theatre Under the Stars in a joint venture with the Fair Oaks Theatre Festival. All ages and ethnicities invited to audition.

Audition Dates: April 28 @ 2pm and April 29 at 7pm at the Veteran's Memorial Amphitheatre in Old Fair Oaks Village
Rehearsal and Performance Dates: June 21 - July 28, 2013

For further information: Approximately 2 weeks before each audition date, there will be a flyer about the auditions that may be obtained at the Fine Arts Division Office on campus or call 484-8433.

TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12087 Textbook



See Theatre Production & Class Information at http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm


TA 461    Rehearsal and Performance - Drama    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition / Interview
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a workshop training experience in the preparation and performance of dramatic theatre productions. Students interested in acting audition with the director for acting roles. Students interested in technical work interview for backstage positions in stage management, crewing, set construction, costumes and makeup, lighting and sound, box office and publicity. Field trips may be required. This course may be taken four times for credit on different dramatic productions for a maximum of 12 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
Spring Production
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Downs              ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12179 
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Spring Production: Swashbuckling Adventure (To Be Announced). Join us for an evening of history, romance and adventure. Audition Dates: Mon Jan 28 and Tue Jan 29 7:00 pm Stage 2 (Room 550). Contact instructor for information at downsp@arc.losrios.edu

Spring Production
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Shearer            ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12179 Textbook
Spring Production: Swashbuckling Adventure (To Be Announced). Join us for an evening of history, romance and adventure. Audition Dates: Mon Jan 28 and Tue Jan 29 7:00 pm Stage 2 (Room 550). Contact instructor for information at downsp@arc.losrios.edu



TA 470    Rehearsal and Performance II    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 460, 461, 462, 463, 464, 465, or 466 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Audition / Interview
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides intermediate level workshop training in the preparation and performance of dramatic theatre productions. Actors, directors, and stage managers explore more complex techniques of play production through practical rehearsal and performance opportunities. Technicians and designers develop the design and technical elements of a production through practical opportunities in advanced positions in set construction, costumes, makeup, lighting, sound, box office and publicity. Field trips may be required. This course may be taken four times for credit on different productions for a maximum of 12 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 10946 
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TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12090 Textbook



See Theatre Production & Class Information at http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm


TA 472    Rehearsal and Performance III    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 470 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Audition / Interview
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides advanced level workshop training in the preparation and performance of dramatic theatre productions. Actors, directors, and stage managers explore advanced techniques of play production through practical rehearsal and performance opportunities. Technicians and designers develop advanced design and technical elements of a production through practical opportunities in set construction, costumes, makeup, lighting, sound, box office and publicity. Field trips may be required. This course may be taken four times for credit on different productions for a maximum of 12 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Burleson           ARC MAIN Theatre THEATRE 12089 
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TA 494    Topics in Theatre Arts    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB
Description: This course covers topics in theatre which are not included in current course offerings. It may be taken four times for credit for a maximum of 12 units.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 07-Feb 23
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Shearer             TBA TBA                 19774 
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KCACTF Interns Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in areas that may include: event planning, marketing, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, facilities setup, information gathering, stage management, costume assistance, inter-school liaison, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Fridays 10:00-11:50 am and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15 - 23, 2013. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

TBA       TBA             LAB N.Silva               TBA TBA                 19774 Textbook
KCACTF Interns Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in areas that may include: event planning, marketing, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, facilities setup, information gathering, stage management, costume assistance, inter-school liaison, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Fridays 10:00-11:50 am and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15 - 23, 2013. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Williams            TBA TBA                 19774 Textbook
KCACTF Interns Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in areas that may include: event planning, marketing, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, facilities setup, information gathering, stage management, costume assistance, inter-school liaison, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Fridays 10:00-11:50 am and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15 - 23, 2013. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

TBA       TBA             LAB P.Downs               TBA TBA                 19774 Textbook
KCACTF Interns Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in areas that may include: event planning, marketing, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, facilities setup, information gathering, stage management, costume assistance, inter-school liaison, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Fridays 10:00-11:50 am and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15 - 23, 2013. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

TBA       TBA             LAB T.Shearer             TBA TBA                 19773 Textbook
KCACTF Assistants Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region VII. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in select areas that may include: event planning, sales, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, catering, facilities setup and cleanup, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Sundays 5:00-6:50 pm and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15-23. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

TBA       TBA             LAB P.Downs               TBA TBA                 19773 Textbook
KCACTF Assistants Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region VII. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in select areas that may include: event planning, sales, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, catering, facilities setup and cleanup, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Sundays 5:00-6:50 pm and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15-23. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Williams            TBA TBA                 19773 Textbook
KCACTF Assistants Section
This class focuses on the preparation, planning, production and implementation of the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region VII. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will participate in select areas that may include: event planning, sales, customer service, stage crewing, ushering, room preparation and hosting, transportation, supply planning, fundraising, materials preparation, site coordination, catering, facilities setup and cleanup, and technical support.

The first meeting will be Monday January 7 at 10am in Room 515. After that the class will meet Sundays 5:00-6:50 pm and other lab hours TBA between January 7 - 21, and Jan 22 - Feb 23, 2013. All students will participate in the Festival from Feb. 15-23. Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 17-Feb 23
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Irvin               TBA TBA                 19146 Textbook
KCACTF Attendees Section
This section is for students attending the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region VII. This annual, national level festival is being held at American River College, Sacramento from February 18-22, 2013. Students will attend theatre-related workshops, seminars and competitions/auditions, as well as live productions and other events associated with the festival.
Meeting times: Monday Feb 18 9am in Room 512 (in addition to mandatory festival lab hours between Feb. 18 - 22, 2013.) Festival registration fee required. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.



TA 495    Independent Studies in Theatre Arts    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College. They must also discuss the study with a professor in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Burleson            TBA TBA                 20132 
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TA 499    Experimental Offering in Theatre Arts    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Shearer             TBA TBA                 20588 
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Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013