Integrating faith and the dramatic disciplines
It is difficult to imagine in 今天's media saturated, postmodern, narrative-focused
culture, that one can consider him/herself adequately educated without having developed
an understanding of how dramatic art works and impacts its audiences and practitioners.
The dramatic arts are arguably one of the most influential modes of cultural communication
今天. We would be foolish to neglect proclaiming the Kingdom of God in this vital
市场. It is our prayer that students are prepared to humbly serve through story
-- trained to be skilled theatre artists who use their God-given dramatic talents
to embody His love for their neighbors --whether on campus, in the church, the local
community, or the wider dramatic arts world.
The dramatic arts thrive on liberal arts education!
The renowned actress and acting teacher Uta Hagen wrote, "To be more than an adequate
or serviceable actor, it takes a broad education in the liberal arts.“戏剧和
film educators generally agree: those who wish to write, produce, direct, shoot, act
in or otherwise create dramatic work need a wide understanding of many facets of life
有效地创作他们的Art作品. A Covenant liberal arts education powerfully equips
theatre and film graduates to work in the dramatic professions.
Covenant typically produces four shows a year, annually collaborating with the music
department on musicals, operettas, and operas. Students are routinely given significant
production responsibility as well as support from the department to pursue their particular
利益. Additionally, students intern on productions at the University of Tennessee
at Chattanooga (UTC), as well as completing a professional theatre or film internship
Students at Covenant have access to a wide variety of film and stage classroom preparation.
Some of the classes offered include:
- 代理i ii
- Dramatic Arts and Christian Thought I-II
- 口音 & 方言
Acting, directing, writing original scripts, making a short film, producing a play
festival, technical direction, costume design, and leading various productions at
- Award-winning stage/film/TV actor
- In television shows, including “Falcon and the Winter Soldier,” “MacGyver,” and “Your
项目, Courses, and Requirements