College of Fine Arts
Classic Theatre through a Contemporary Lens
CFA TH 401
Online offering. Explores and applies contemporary theories, ideas, and research to canonical works of theatre. Considers how race, gender, identity, nationality, structure, and politics consort in the making, production, distribution, reception, and legacy of classic works. Students learn to approach theatre as a dramaturg/scholar would: by reading texts and generating writing and projects with a theatrical sensibility, asking rigorous questions of all. Effective Fall 2020, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Writing-Intensive Course, Research and Information Literacy. 3 cr. Tuition: $2325
Summer 2 seven-week course (July 5-August 22)OL (LEC) Arranged Add & Drop Dates(DIS) Tues. 6-7 pm
Course Start Date Wednesday, July 5, 2023 Last day to add Friday, June 30, 2023 Last day to drop without "W" grade Wednesday, July 12, 2023 Last day to drop with "W" grade Friday, August 4, 2023 Course End Date Tuesday, August 22, 2023Kristin LeaheyOnline CourseMeets online every Tues 6-7 pm for a live class. Nonstandard course dates. 3-credit courseFor information about technology requirements for online courses at Boston University, see bu.edu/online/online-learning/technology. The Distance Education office can be reached at 617-358-1960 for additional information.