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Order in the Chaos
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Drama Now! ~ and the Way Ahead 2018 Early Bird £185.00 £165.00

Drama Now! ~ and the Way Ahead 2018 Early Bird

Drama Now! ~ and the Way Ahead 2018 Early Bird £185.00 £165.00

Thursday 5th and Friday 6th April 2018 at Goldsmiths, University of London

London Drama's non-residential two day Workshop-Conference: Drama Now! ~ and the Way Ahead 2018, titled Drama and the Crunch will take place on Thursday 5th April and Friday 6th April 2018 at Goldsmiths University of London, New Cross in partnership with Goldsmiths Centre for Arts and Learning (CAL) and the Department of Theatre and Performance.

The aim of our Conference is to inspire you by bringing together a diverse range of Drama, Theatre and Performing Arts teachers and practitioners, who are currently involved in the field of education, from London and beyond in order to enable links and put you in touch with one another to share current projects and practice.

The Conference will provide you with an experience of:

  • A Keynote speech;
  • Five practical workshops led by Drama and Theatre practitioners including one by RSC;
  • Two opportunities to present a paper or make a presentation about YOUR work;
  • A performance by Rewrite Youth Theatre;
  • A “marketplace” of opportunities and support through Drama/Theatre organisations in London;
  • A wide range of resources via London Drama Bookstall.
  • Great opportunities to collaborate and network with Drama colleagues;
  • Be stimulated, challenged, supported and inspired!

The papers and presentations slots will give you the opportunity to share your work with other drama teachers and practitioners. N.B.This option is only available to people who have booked and paid for attendance at the Conference. Reserve your presentation/paper session here.

It will be an exciting and very rich drama experience which should also provide you with loads of new ideas and new materials to try out with your classes.

Book the Conference using this form:
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If you have attended any previous London Drama Conference you get a 10% discount = £148.50. Select this option from the drop menu.
National Drama Members Early Bird both days £170.
All Concessions are available on a separate form here.

One Year's Individual Membership of London Drama (worth £28) is included in your Conference fee. What you get with LD membership available at What You Get.
Member already? Member rates are at Early Bird Member Booking here.

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Drama For Learning: Mantle of the Expert Approach Drama For Learning: Mantle of the Expert Approach (£29.50)
by Dorothy Heathcote
Heinemann USA
ISBN 978-0-435-08643-5
more info
Drama to Inspire New product Drama to Inspire (£20.99)
by John Coventon
Trentham Books
ISBN: 9781858564760
more info
The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre (2nd edition) The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre (2nd edition) (£22.99)
by Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 978-1138777019
more info

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)


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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.