Theatre 1 encourages students to explore and express their own voice through acting, script writing, and some filming. It introduces students to a variety of basic skills like improvisation, voice character creation, satire, and script writing. Looking at films, script, and sketch shows, students in this course will find different ways to use performing arts to impact the world around them. A semester of this course may be taken for five credits provided the VPA requirement has been satisfied. If requesting to take this course as a semester offering, this should be clearly indicated on the “Course Request Form” by noting (SEM) next to course.