January 2014

THEATRE ARTS

The USAO Theatre Arts program is an interdisciplinary program that requires each student to complete a foundation of Core Courses (27 credit hours) in dramatic literature, theatre history, performance study, and technical theatre practice. 

 

Theatre Department Production List 1916-2007

1916

The Piper

Shakespeare’s Tercentennial Program 

Chris Pilkerton

Players Number: 
19
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Business
Hometown: 
Ramona, Calif.
Previous School: 
Northern Oklahoma-Tonkawa
Height: 
5'9
Position: 
INF

2012-13: Pilkerson spent two season as an infielder for Northern Oklahoma College in Tonkawa. There, he was named an Academic All-American.

High School: At Ramona High School in California, Pilkerton was named to the All- Academic Team.

Interesting Fact: I like to body board

Advice to Underclassmen: A good/hard work ethic will get you places in life.

Rafael Pena

Players Number: 
08
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Physical Education
Hometown: 
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Previous School: 
Cenapec
Height: 
5'10
Position: 
C/INF

2012-13: Peña played two seasons at Western Oklahoma State College in Altus. In 2012, he was named to the All-Regional Team.

High School: Peña attended CENAPEC in Santo Domino, Dominican Republic.

Interesting Fact: Spent the summer on the beach

Advice to Underclassmen: There might be better players than you, but you can work harder than them.

Ed Moore

Players Number: 
15
Class: 
Junior
Major: 
Physical Education/Business
Hometown: 
San Antonio, Texas
Previous School: 
Tom C. Clark HS
Height: 
6'2
Position: 
RHP

2013: Moore pitched one season at Alvin Community College in Texas.

High School: While playing for Tom C. Clark High School in Texas, Moore was named All-District and helped his team to become District Champions.

Interesting Fact: Was born in Russia

Advice to Underclassmen: Always go your hardest because pain is only temporary.

Joe Black

Players Number: 
01
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Business Management
Hometown: 
Enid, Okla.
Previous School: 
Rose State College
Height: 
5'9
Position: 
OF

2012-13: Black spent two seasons playingoutfield for Rose State College before joiningthe Drovers’ squad.

High School: Black played for Enid High School before attending Rose State.

Interesting Fact: Third grade Glenwood Elementary School spelling bee champion

Chris Musick

Players Number: 
06
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Accounting
Hometown: 
Amarillo, Texas
Previous School: 
Redlands CC
Height: 
5'10
Position: 
INF

2012-13: Musick spent two seasons at Redlands Community College, playing both infield and outfield.

High School: Musick attended Tascosa High School in Amarillo, Texas, before college.

Interesting Fact: I can dunk

Advice To Underclassmen: Study hard

Blake Scannell

Players Number: 
03
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Business
Hometown: 
Hurst, Texas
Previous School: 
Vernon JC
Height: 
5'11
Position: 
OF

2012-13: Scannell played shortstop and center field for two seasons at Vernon Junior College.

High School: Scannell was named All- District in 2010 and 2011 while playing for L.D. Bell High School in Hurst, 

Interesting Fact: Was born with an extra finger

Advice To Underclassmen: Don't skip class

THEATRE EMPHASIS BY DESIGN

Number of Hours: 
21
Course Category: 
DRAM

STAGECRAFT OR COSTUME CRAFT

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DRAM

STAGECRAFT

The basics of scenery construction, planning, and handling; working with tools; painting techniques; forms and styles of scenery; architectural trim; and the functions and relationships of scenery to the theatrical production. 3 hours.

COSTUME CRAFT

An introduction to the knowledge and skills appropriate for a costume technician, with an emphasis on hand and machine stitching and pattern development.