Our Country’s Good: A Complete Play Guide for A Level Drama

Based on the novel The Playmaker by Thomas Keneally, Our Country’s Good charts the exploits of the first group of convicts that set sail for Botany Bay and highlights the struggle that a group of convicts and one officer faced to perform Australia’s first theatrical production. In doing so, it provides an examination of the … Continue reading Our Country’s Good: A Complete Play Guide for A Level Drama

Thespian Follies: Short Comic Scripts for KS3 and GCSE Drama

A collection of 13 tried-and-tested, short comic scripts with theatre and its processes at its core. Each small-cast play explores a range of themes to engage, inspire and encourage creativity among your students. Ready to rehearse and perform No specialised equipment or preparation needed Suitable for Year 9 acting assessments or GCSE preparation A range … Continue reading Thespian Follies: Short Comic Scripts for KS3 and GCSE Drama

Refugee Boy: Scheme of Work for KS3 Drama

With cross references to the popular adapted play by Lemn Sissay, this scheme of work will focus on deep and difficult issues that arise in the play and in reality, including foster care, knife crime and discrimination. Over eight lessons, students will develop their drama skills while examining the challenges facing refugees when seeking asylum … Continue reading Refugee Boy: Scheme of Work for KS3 Drama

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Pre-Release Exam Preparation Pack for A Level Eduqas Drama (2022 exams) Comprehensively prepare students for Component 3: Section C! In-depth exploration and analysis of every aspect of the extract (released in March 2022) – from context, characters and themes, to performance and design. Your students will know the extract inside out and be fully prepared … Continue reading The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Hamlet: A Complete Play Guide for A Level OCR Drama (Endorsed Edition)

Give students the opportunity to not only learn about Shakespearean techniques and Elizabethan staging, but to interact with the staging and performance styles of many historical and current theatre-makers. The themes and relationships in the play challenge students to think about how complex texts and subtexts are portrayed on stage. Hamlet Play Guide is endorsed … Continue reading Hamlet: A Complete Play Guide for A Level OCR Drama (Endorsed Edition)