Theater Marketing and Management

This course introduces stage management and theatre marketing, exploring the relationship between the artistry and the execution of theatre as a fine arts discipline. Topics to be studied include stage management, theatre administration, professional unions, production management, publicity/marketing, and box office and house management.
Although this course is primarily an overview, it assumes the student has a professional interest in stage management and theatre administration. This class may serve as preliminary formal training toward becoming a stage manager or theatre manager in the future.