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Audience in the Mendel Mainstage

Theatre Associate in Arts

Audience in the Mendel Mainstage

Theatre Associate in Arts

All the world's a stage

If you are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university, you should become familiar with your chosen school’s requirements. See your Academic Advisor for assistance in developing your Student Education Plan (SEP).

Check with your advisor or the website for available scholarships. Additional scholarships are available for theatre majors. Contact the Performing Arts department at to learn more. 

Degree Requirements Credit Hours
English 101, English Composition 3
English 102, English Composition, or Communication 101, Introduction to Public Speaking 3
*Humanities/Fine Arts 6
Mathematics 4
*Natural Sciences 8
*Social Sciences 6



Major Requirements Credit Hours
Program requires at least 15 credits in DRAM or approved course of study*** 15
General Electives 15


Theatre classes that are offered at LMC Credit Hours
Drama 110, Principles of Practices of Acting I 3
Drama 110, Principles of Practices of Acting II 3
Drama 112, Stagecraft 3
Drama 113, Musical Theatre Performance 1 3
Drama 120, Script Analysis 3
Drama 125, Improvisation and Theatre Games 3
Drama 175, Summer Theatre Workshop 6
Drama 201, Introduction to Theatre 3
Drama 202, Theatre Practicum 3
Drama 220, Introduction to Theatre for Young Audiences and Creative Dramatics 3


*From at least two academic disciplines. **Credit hours listed are based on minimum earned. For example, MATH courses have 3, 4, or 5 credits. Please see catalog for courses that have Honors equivalents and meet Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) transfer guidelines. Completion of the MTA requires 30 credits of coursework in the 5 MTA distribution areas.


Faculty, Drama/Theatre

Patrick King holds a Ph.D.

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Lake Michigan College produces a play each fall and a musical each spring. The theatre productions require an audition for interested students and community members. Auditions are typically held in September and January.

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