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Southern Oregon University

2016 Elective Course

July 25 - 29, 2016

Ashland, Oregon

A week-long, 3-credit, graduate level course geared toward high school and community college theatre educators, covering an introduction to the world of props.  Students will learn techniques for fixing broken furniture to stretch your budget and save time.  Short cuts for updating and stylizing upholstered furniture to fit period will also be covered (or recovered).  Additional projects will be generated by participants, addressing the most relevant kinds of property construction, adaption or repair.

Faculty:

Annette Julien, OSF Props Artisan.  Skilled in welding, upholstery, sculpting, casting, and building custom furniture.

Schedule

Monday (7/25)

  • 9:00-9:30                         
  • 9:30-11:30                       
  • 11:30-12:30                      Lunch
  • 12:30-3:00                       
  • 3:00-3:15                          Break
  • 3:15-5:00                         
  • 5:00-7:00                          Dinner
  • 7:00-9:00                         

 Tuesday (7/26)

  • 9:00-9:30                          
  • 9:30-11:30                        
  • 11:30-12:30                       Lunch
  • 12:30-3:00                        
  • 3:00-3:15                           Break
  • 3:15-5:00                          
  • Evening                             

 Wednesday(7/27)

  • 9:00-9:30                           Warm up
  • 9:30-11:30                        
  • 11:30-12:30                       Lunch
  • 12:30-3:00                        
  • 3:00-3:15                           Break
  • 3:15-5:00                          
  • 5:00-7:00                           Dinner
  • Evening                              Attend OSF Show

 Thursday(7/28)

  • 9:00-9:30                           Warm up
  • 9:30-11:30                        
  • 11:30-12:30                       Lunch
  • 12:30-3:00                        
  • 3:00-3:15                           Break
  • 3:15-5:00                          
  • 5:00-7:00                           Dinner
  • 7:00-9:00                          

 Friday (7/29)

  • 9:00-9:30                           Warm up
  • 9:30-11:30                        
  • 11:30-12:30                       Lunch
  • 12:30-3:00                        
  • 3:00-3:15                           Break
  • 3:15-5:00                          

Note: content, dates and times are subject to change.

Application Information

Space is limited to eighteen students. This course may serve as an elective course requirement for the Master of Theatre Studies degree.  Registration prority is given to Master of Theatre Studies students until March 1, 2016.  After March 1, students wishing to enroll in this week-long course for professional development or personal interest may do so. The enrollment deadline is April 1, 2016 (postmark).

Prerequisite: Bachelor's degree or permission of the instructor.

 Note: ACTS Master of Theatre Studies applicants do not need to send additional deposit and resume; simply note your elective course choice on the document that will be mailed to you.

Students who are new to Southern Oregon University and are not returning to or applying for admittance to the graduate program should apply online as non-admitted students.

This online process will generate a MySOU account and provide registration instructions.

We will send notification letters postmarked in mid April. At that time we will send you your pre-session assignment. You will be billed separately by SOU for your tuition and housing.

2016 Fees

Tuition $1,155
Materials/tickets $56

Acceptance Deposit

Upon acceptance a nonrefundable deposit will be due in order to save your spot.  Information regarding the deposit will be included in your acceptance letter to be mailed no later than April 15.  Active MoTS candidates will not be assessed an additional deposit; however, a $50 penalty fee will apply to any elective course dropped after May 30, 2016.

Elective one week courses

Five nights of lodging (July 24 arrival, July 29 departure or start of MoTS Main Two-week session)

Single room  $348/6 nights
Meal plan

$162/18
(Sunday dinner 7/24 - through lunch Friday 7/29; meal plan includes breakfast, lunch and dinner)

Additional nights of Lodging
May be reserved at $58 per night, regardless of double or single accommodation; no meals will be available.