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Drama Support

Drama Job Vacancies

Current Drama jobs here.
To advertise your Drama job please contact
londondrama1@gmail.com


Borough Drama

Is your borough organised for Drama? Does it provide INSET or CPD courses? London Drama can support the development of initiatives and programmes for drama in boroughs. Please contact us if you would like more information. 
Find out more


School Support

If your school would like to develop drama training please contact us. We will advise on or provide active resourcing.


Youth Theatres

Get Into Theatre helps you find out about career opportunities, work experience, training and much more.


Publications

Order

 

Order in the Chaos
by Danielle Mackenzie

This new practical resource book by Danielle Mackenzie published by London Drama provides teachers with seven exciting units of work and materials designed for the GCSE Edexcel Drama Examintion, New Specification, helping to organise "Order" in all that potential "Chaos".

Published as a downloadable E-Book.

More info and download here


London Drama Members!

Get 5% discount on all London Drama books at LD Books. (Log in required.) Applies also to members of National Drama and English Speaking Board. Find out more


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Games and Starters

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100 Ideas for Teaching Drama 100 Ideas for Teaching Drama (£10.99)
by Johnnie Young
Continuum
ISBN: 978-0826485489
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100+ Ideas for Drama 100+ Ideas for Drama (£16.50)
by Anna Scher and Charles Verrall
Pearson Education
ISBN: 978-0435187996
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101 Drama Games 101 Drama Games (£14.99)
by David Farmer
David Farmer
ISBN: 978-1-84753-841-3
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101 Drama Games E-Book 101 Drama Games E-Book (£14.99 £6.49)
by David Farmer
David Farmer
ISBN: 978-1-84753-841-3
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101 More Drama Games and Activities 101 More Drama Games and Activities (£14.99)
by David Farmer
David Farmer
ISBN: 978-1-291-02516-3
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Aaargh to Zizz - 135 Drama Games Aaargh to Zizz - 135 Drama Games (£16.99)
by Graeme K. Talboys
Dramatic Lines
ISBN: 0-9537770-5-7
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Drama Games for Classrooms and Workshops Drama Games for Classrooms and Workshops (£8.99)
by Jessica Swale
Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 978-1848420106
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Games for Actors and Non Actors Games for Actors and Non Actors (£24.99)
by Augusto Boal
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415267083
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Gamesters Handbook 3 Gamesters Handbook 3 (£24.99)
by Donna Brandes & John Norris
Stanley Thornes
ISBN: 978-0-7487-3504-4
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Gamesters' Handbook - 140 Games for Teachers and Group Leaders Gamesters' Handbook - 140 Games for Teachers and Group Leaders (£29.99)
by Donna Brandes and Howard Phillips
Stanley Thornes
ISBN: 978-0-7487-0341-8
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Coming up

Teaching Devising with Complicite

Saturday 20th January 2018: 10am-5pm
Led by Complicite.
Venue: TBC

Complicite's Teaching Devising workshop offers new ideas, methods and tools for teachers to take back to their classrooms to inspire students to take ownership of new and more exciting approaches to telling stories.
More info and Non Member Booking at Teaching Devising
Members Booking (log in needed) at Teaching Devising (Members).


Drama Now! Conference 2018

Thursday 5th March & Friday 6th April 2018
Venue: Goldsmiths, University of London

Early Bird Booking is now available for London Drama's next two day non-residential Conference.
More info and Non Member Booking at Drama Now Conference
Members Booking (log in needed) at Drama Now Conference (members)
Concession NM Booking at Conference (NM Concessions)
Member concessions at Conference (Member Concessions)


Surveys

Drama Networks Survey
Are you in an active local network for drama teachers? Would you like to be? Take the LD Drama Network Survey here


GCSE Drama Take Up Survey
Has EBacc undermined GCSE Drama take up? Take the survey here.


Courses Survey
We are always keen to hear what courses we can run for you. Please take our Courses survey here.


Mapping Drama Practice
Take the Survey of Drama Practice: it will only take a minute


Organisations

STEP is a borough-wide partnership linking the theatre community and education and youth sector in the London Borough of Southwark. STEP aims to equalise, extend and deepen the theatre and drama experience of all young people living in Southwark through the development of strategic partnerships between schools, youth and community groups and theatres and performing arts organisations. STEP's objective is to work closely with Southwark schools, youth and community groups and theatres and performing arts organisations to develop creative approaches to learning and provide innovative projects which stimulate children and young people's personal development and contribute to their educational attainment.
Find out more here.