Costume Construction

9 credits for 6 students.Coordinator: Kim Bouchard

92173 DRAM 223-F28 Costume Construction 4 Cr. TuTh 9:00-10:50 a.m. Sussman, J.
Methods used in the planning and construction of costumes for the theatre with a focus on how theatrical costume construction differs from clothing construction for the consumer market. Emphasis includes theatrical construction, cutting, fitting, fabric and fiber analysis and adaptations for stage performance. Lab: Students work in small groups with close faculty supervision on projects from the seminar section, or costumes for a current production. Lab required. Cross-listed as DANC 223. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.

92172 DRAM 251-F28 Foundations of Design for the Stage 3 Cr. MW 10:00-11:50 a.m. Sussman, J.
Fundamentals of design elements and principles as they apply to the performance arts. All aspects of design for the stage will be studied including the basics of scenic, lighting, costume and sound design. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.

92184 FY 100-F29 First Year Success Seminar 2 Cr. F 11-12:15 p.m. Robinson, B.
The First-Year Success Seminar (FYSS) is a two-credit course designed to accelerate students' transition to SUNY Potsdam. FYSS provides students with the opportunity to become integrated into the life of the campus by exploring their academic and social development.  A strong emphasis is placed on critical inquiry – enhancing reading and writing, time management, and study skills.  In addition, the course provides an orientation to campus