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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.

More info and download here


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The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre - 2nd edition (Members) £22.99 £21.84

The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre - 2nd edition (Members)

The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre - 2nd edition (Members) £22.99 £21.84

Acclaimed by audiences and critics for their highly innovative and adventurous theatre, Frantic Assembly have created playful, intelligent and dynamic productions for over fourteen years. Written by artistic directors Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett, The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre is the first book to reflect on the history and practice of this remarkable company, and includes:

  • practical exercises
  • essays on film, music and physical theatre
  • inspiration for devising, writing and choreographing performance
  • suggestions for scene development
  • an anthology of Frantic Assembly productions
  • an eight page colour section, and illustrations throughout.

Accompanied by a companion website featuring clips of rehearsals and performances, this intimate and personal account offers an accessible, educational and indispensable introduction to the evolution and success of Frantic Assembly.

About the Authors
Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett are the artistic directors and co-founders of Frantic Assembly.

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Games for Actors and Non Actors (Members) Games for Actors and Non Actors (Members) (£24.99 £23.74)
by Augusto Boal
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415267083
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The Routledge Reader in Politics and Performance (Members) The Routledge Reader in Politics and Performance (Members) (£22.99 £21.84)
by Jane de Gay and Elizabeth Goodman
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415174732
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Devising Theatre (Members) Devising Theatre (Members) (£24.99 £23.74)
by Alison Oddey
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415049009
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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.