PTHE 295-P04: Middle/High Directing for Teachers


About the course

Instructor: Dr. Ronda Scarrow
Format: 8 weeks, 100% online
Credits: 3
Suggested recertification points: 90

PTHE 295-P04: Middle/High Directing for Teachers


Major principles of play direction for the middle/high schoolteacher will be addressed. Through comprehensive script analysis, skills will be developed in play structure as a basis for which the various elements of theatre can be organized to achieve dramatic unity taking the play from the script to the stage. Best practices in the application of directing, casting, costuming, movement, props, and stage business will be covered. This class will introduce the techniques employed by a director to communicate with actors and the audience. 3 credits.

Payment Information

The cost is $280 per credit for Virginia residents and $355 per credit for non-Virginia residents.

While the course doesn’t qualify for federal financial aid, we offer a Graduate Monthly Payment Plan option.  Click here to learn more.


Non-Credit classes start at $99, and are typically available online. In addition to gaining professional skills, this is a perfect opportunity to acquire recertification points, professional development credits, or continuing education units (CEU’s).

rates effective 2020
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