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Borough Drama

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School Support

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Youth Theatres

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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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Votes for Women and other plays (Members) £12.99 £12.34

Votes for Women and other plays (Members)

Votes for Women and other plays (Members) £12.99 £12.34

The astonishing women involved in the Actresses Franchise League set up their own theatre companies and engaged with the battle for the vote by writing and performing campaigning plays all over the country. They launched themselves onto the political stage with their satirical plays, sketches and monologues whilst at the same time challenging the staid conventions of the Edwardian Theatre of the day. The legacy of their inspiring work to change both theatre and society has survived in the political theatre, agit-prop and verbatim theatre we know today.

Introduced and set in an historical context by Dr Susan Croft together with a chronology of suffrage drama.

How the Vote was Won by Cecily Hamilton and Chris St. John
The Apple by Inez Bensusan
Jim's Leg by L.S. Phibbs
Votes for Women by Elizabeth Robins
At the Gates by Alice Chapin
In the Workhouse by Margaret Wynne Nevinson
A Change of Tenant by Helen Margaret Nightingale

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Actresses' Audition Speeches (Members) Actresses' Audition Speeches (Members) (£9.99 £9.49)
by Jean Marlow (Editor)
A & C Black
ISBN 9780713676136
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Classic Plays by Women from 1600-2000 (Members) Classic Plays by Women from 1600-2000 (Members) (£16.99 £16.14)
Edited by Susan Croft
Aurora Metro
ISBN 978-1-906582-00-5
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I Have Before Me a Remarkable Document... (Members) I Have Before Me a Remarkable Document... (Members) (£7.99 £7.59)
by Sonja Linden
Aurora Metro
ISBN: 978-09546912-3-7
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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.