This course was developed in 2018. The course description is theories and methods in performance studies. The prerequisite for Theatre and Speech Communication majors is Theatre 103, which was also developed during the curricular review in 2018. Non-theatre majors may also take the course, especially those who are interested on the study of society and culture vis-a-vis performance. The goal of the course is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the key concepts and theories in performance studies.