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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.

More info and download here

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Devotion (Members) £7.99 £7.59

Devotion (Members)

Devotion (Members) £7.99 £7.59

Do you believe in paradise?

In a country torn by War, two kids escape from a POW camp

Do you believe in family?

Chased by the enemy, they steal a car and head for Paradise

Do you believe in a God?

Captured by a lone Soldier, the two kids are forced to fight for their survival

Do you believe in war?

Forced to choose where and what Paradise really is.

George Devine Award Winner Leo Butler's gritty, provocative, bleakly humorous writing received a high-energy, exhilarating physical theatre production from Liam Steel, one of the UK's foremost physical theatre practitioners.

Leo Butler is currently writer-in-residence at the Royal Court Theatre


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Under Their Influence (Members) Under Their Influence (Members) (£6.99 £6.64)
by Wayne Buchanan
Aurora Metro
ISBN 0-9536757-5-0
more info
The Little Black Book (Members) The Little Black Book (Members) (£7.99 £7.59)
by Jean-Claude Carriere
Aurora Metro
ISBN 0-9542330-7-7
more info
The Algebra of Freedom (Members) The Algebra of Freedom (Members) (£7.99 £7.59)
by Raman Mundair
Aurora Metro
ISBN 978-09551566-6-3
more info

Coming up

Drama Now! Conference 2018: Drama and the Crunch

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 and The Crunch Conference
Members Booking (log in needed) at Drama and The Crunch Conference (members)
Concession NM Booking at Conference (NM Concessions)
Member concessions at Conference (Member Concessions)


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

Mapping Drama Practice
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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.