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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".

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Advanced Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel) £20.99

Advanced Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel)

Advanced Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel) £20.99

Edexcel Advanced Drama & Theatre Studies has been written specifically to meet the needs of students following the Edexcel Drama & Theatre Studies Advanced specification, and provides thorough, structured and up-to-date coverage of the subject content. The textbook:

  • gives students an appreciation of the rapidly changing world of theatre
  • provides a scholarly and theoretical basis for the subject
  • places emphasis on interpretation and performance, and encourages students to form their own opinions on the purpose of theatre
  • analyses the political and social contexts of plays and playwrights
  • includes detailed examples from set texts
  • investigates the role of the playwright, actor, theatre company and director
  • contains sample examination-style questions

The author combines knowledge of current classroom practice with extensive academic and examination experience in drama and theatre studies. This book is an invaluable companion to students and teachers of drama and theatre studies at AS and A2. Full of concrete examples of how to explore the specification in a practical and scholarly way The context, language and structure of a range of plays are explored in detail Emphasis on personal response to live theatre Frequent summary boxes Illustrated with stills from recent and notable productions.

About the Author:
Richard Vergette is a freelance educational consultant, actor and author. He has also been a lecturer in Drama at the University of Lincoln, Head of the Performing Arts faculty at John Leggott College, Scunthorpe (which contains one of the largest and most successful drama departments in the UK), and a senior examiner for Edexcel.

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A2 Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel) A2 Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel) (£18.99)
by Alan Perks and Jacqueline Porteous
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 978-0-415-43661-8
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AS Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel) AS Drama and Theatre Studies (Edexcel) (£18.99)
by Alan Perks and Jacqueline Porteous
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 978-0-415-43659-5
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Advanced Drama & Theatre Studies Advanced Drama & Theatre Studies (£21.99)
by Jonothan Neelands and Warwick Dobson
Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN: 978-0-340-97262-5
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