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Borough Drama

Is your borough organised for Drama? Does it provide INSET or CPD courses? London Drama can support the development of initiatives and programmes for drama in boroughs. Please contact us if you would like more information. 
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School Support

If your school would like to develop drama training please contact us. We will advise on or provide active resourcing.


Youth Theatres

Get Into Theatre helps you find out about career opportunities, work experience, training and much more.


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.

More info and download here


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Schemes for Classroom Drama £16.99

Schemes for Classroom Drama

Schemes for Classroom Drama £16.99

The schemes of work in this book provide clear, coherent, thought-provoking opportunities for drama teachers. They outline class lessons rooted in child-centred, humanising theory and practice, to help equip today's young people to respond to the world as it is.

Here it is! this is the way to do it! This is one of the most important Drama and Educational texts of the past 20 years ....a humanising, child-centred curriculum with an international perspective. This book is the epitome of what that means.
Journal for Drama in Education

Using Maggie Hulson's schemes in my own classroom has enabled me to examine my practice and improve it. i can only exhort you to go and buy this book and use it. You won't regret it.
Journal for Drama in Education

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Creating Democratic Citizenship Through Drama Education Creating Democratic Citizenship Through Drama Education (£20.99)
by Peter O'Connor (Editor)
Trentham Books
ISBN: 9781858564562
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Teaching Classroom Drama & Theatre - Practical Projects (2nd Edition) Teaching Classroom Drama & Theatre - Practical Projects (2nd Edition) (£24.99)
by Martin Lewis and John Rainer
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415319089
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Order in the Chaos Order in the Chaos E-Book (£33.00 £25.00)
by Danielle MacKenzie
London Drama
ISBN: 978-0-9537986-2-5
more info

Coming up

Physical Theatre with Frantic Assembly

A full day's workshop with the renowned physical theatre company on Saturday 8th July: 10am-5pm at Goldsmiths, University of London.
Frantic Assembly is a recommended theatre company on Edexcel, WJEC and AQA Syllabuses.
This popular workshop is booking fast and places are strictly limited so book now to secure your place.
Non Member Booking at Frantic Assembly;
Non Member Concessions at NM Concessions
Members Booking (log in needed) at Frantic Assembly Members
Member Concessions at Member Concessions.


Surveys

Drama Networks Survey
Are you in an active local network for drama teachers? Would you like to be? Take the LD Drama Network Survey here


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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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.