Graduate Catalog

2012 – 2013

Office of Graduate Studies and Extended Education
McKelvie Hall, 102 W. Rosedale Avenue
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-2943
Fax: 610-436-2763

Revised August 2012

Theatre and Dance

119 E.O. Bull Center for the Arts
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
Dr. Rovine, Chairperson

Professor [top]

Harvey Rovine, Ph.D., University of Illinois

Associate Professors

Leonard Kelly, M.F.A., University of Texas
Gretchen Studlien-Webb, M.F.A., Temple University
Juliet Wunsch, M.F.A., Carnegie Mellon University

Assistant Professors

Rebecca A. Field, D.Mus., Indiana University
Thomas Haughey, M.F.A., University of Connecticut
Joan Mary Morgan, M.F.A., Brandeis University
Emily Rogge, M.F.A., Univeristy of California, Irvine
Larry Smiglewski, M.F.A., University of Houston
Elizabeth Staruch, M.F.A., University of North Carolina-Greensboro

The Department of Theatre and Dance does not offer a graduate degree. Graduate-level courses are open to those who hold a baccalaureate degree and meet West Chester University standards for admission to graduate studies.

Course Descriptions [top]

Symbol: THA

506 Theatre Theory and Production (3) A survey of theatre history and practice. Students select specific areas of production and style for presentation, analysis, and research.

516 Theatre and Application of Creative Dramatics (3) The use of creative dramatics as a teaching method in the classroom. Practice and application of theories and techniques.

550 Summer Drama Workshop (1-6) A combination of instruction and applied production experiences. Offered in summer only.