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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.

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Timetable

       

 

Drama Now! Conference 2017

How can Drama make the Impossible Possible?

A two day non-residential Drama Conference
in partnership with the Centre for Arts and Learning and the Department of Theatre and Performance,
Goldsmiths, University of London

Conference Timetable

Friday 7th April 2017

Times Events
9.30-10am Registration
10-10.15am Welcome and Introduction
10.15-11.45am Workshop 1: Marie Vickers and London Bubble Young Theatre Makers - Creating Theatre from scratch
11.45-12noon Coffee Break
12-1pm Keynote Speech: Jacqui O'Hanlon - Director of Education, RSC
1-2pm Lunch
2-3.30pm Workshop 2: Theo Bryer and Maggie Pitfield  - Drama and Text: Co-creating meaning
3.30-3.45pm Coffee Break
3.45-4.45pm Papers and Presentations: Delegates
4.45-5pm Break
5-6.30pm Performance and Discussion: London Bubble Young Theatre Makers
6.30-9pm Evening Meal - Not included in conference fee

 

Saturday 8th April 2017

Times Events
9.30-10am Registration
10-11.30am Workshop 3: David Farmer - Thinking with the body [change of programme]
11.30-11.45am Coffee Break
11.45-1.15pm Workshop 4: Mark Wheeller - Playwriting with Young People
1.15-2.15pm Lunch
2.15-3.15pm Papers and Presentations: Delegates
3.15-3.30pm Coffee Break
3.30-5pm Workshop 5: Anthony Haddon - Blah Blah Blah Theatre; The Raft of the Medusa: an approach to devising [change of programme]
5-6pm Plenary and/or Panel

All participants will be able to attend the workshops of all five session leaders.

Session Leaders have prepared practical material that is cross phase and will be inspirational to you at your level whatever age range you teach.

Coming up

Watch this space..

..for news of our upcoming events..


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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.