Theatre Training

Master of Fine Arts in Lighting Design

Next Class Starting the Fall of 2015!

Students in the Lighting Design Option have the opportunity to work with current equipment and technology including intelligent lighting and design visualization software. Graduate students in the lighting program design for The School of Theatre and Dance, Porthouse Theatre Company, and Entertainment Technology Projects, as well as receiving experience through arranged internships with professional theatre companies.

Jakyung Seo
Lighting Design
Phone: (330) 672-2082
Email: jseo1@kent.edu

Jakyung Seo's Portfolio: http://www.jakyungseo.com

Lighting Design Plan of Study

Core Requirements (27 hrs total, 3 hrs.each.)

THEA 61094 College Teaching (if on assistantship) (3)

THEA 61110 Hist. of Theories of Acting & Space I (3)

THEA 61111 Hist. of Theories of Acting & Space II (3)

THEA 62092 Practicum:  Design & Tech.  (3)

THEA 62092 Practicum:  Design & Tech.  (3)

THEA 60992 Professional Theatre Internship I   (3-6)

THEA 61992 Professional Theatre Internship II  (3-6)           

THEA 61310 MFA Design and Technology Culminating Project (3)

Design and Technology Core (12-27 hrs.)

THEA 61095 Special Topics: Adv. Stud. in Des. (3-18 hrs.)

THEA 61201 Software Applications      (3)

THEA 51620 History of Period Styles for Designers (3) 

THEA 51306 Professional Aspects:  Design and Technology (3)    

Lighting Design (15 hrs.)    

THEA 51521 Advanced Lighting Technology     (3)

THEA 51522 Design Studio:  Lighting      (3)

THEA 51622 Design Studio:  Scenery     (3)

THEA 51736 Production and Stage Management (3)

THEA 61521 Advanced Theatre Drafting   (3)

Minimum required for graduation = 60 hrs.