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Publications

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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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Classic Plays by Women from 1600-2000 £16.99

Classic Plays by Women from 1600-2000

Classic Plays by Women from 1600-2000 £16.99

A unique anthology of classic plays by female dramatists in the UK from 1600-2000, this collection brings together an extraordinary body of work with enduring appeal. Staged in theatres by successive generations and proving relevant to contemporary audiences, the plays demonstrate the wit, theatrical skill and innovation of their creators in exploring timeless topics from marriage, morality and money to class conflict, rage and sexual desire.

An essential resource for students, playwrights, colleges, universities and libraries, this collection also provides theatres with the opportunity to programme a range of theatrical classics by women.

Includes:
Paphnutius (extract) by Hroswitha
The Tragedy of Marian (extract) by Elizabeth Carey
The Rover by Aphra Behn
A Bold Stroke for a Wife by Susanna Centlivre
De Montfort by Joanna Baillie
Rutherford and Son by Githa Sowerby
The Chalk Garden by Enid Bagnold
Top Girls by Caryl Churchill
Stones in his pockets by Marie Jones

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Votes for Women and other plays Votes for Women and other plays (£12.99)
Edited by Susan Croft
Aurora Metro
ISBN 978-1-906582-01-2
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Adaptations of Shakespeare Adaptations of Shakespeare (£21.99)
by Daniel Fischlin and Mark Fortier (Eds)
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 0-415-19894-1
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I Have Before Me a Remarkable Document... I Have Before Me a Remarkable Document... (£7.99)
by Sonja Linden
Aurora Metro
ISBN: 978-09546912-3-7
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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.