History of Opera to the Late 19th Century
Survey course designed to introduce students to the history of opera as a theatrical genre. Emphasis will be placed upon composers and librettists who were major influences in the development of opera from the Renaissance through to the end of the Romantic age. Dramatic style and theory will be addressed.
- Credit will be granted for only one of THEA 309A, THEA 309.
- THEA 211 or THEA 347; or
- permission of the department.