Useful Links

http://amdram.co.uk

http://theatredesigner.wordpress.com/theatre-design-101/

http://www.lazybeescripts.co.uk/

http://www.theatrecrafts.com/glossary.php

http://www.centraltheatresupplies.co.uk/

http://www.props4shows.co.uk/

http://www.lamda.org.uk/drama/courses/2sm.htm

http://www.abtt.org.uk/

http://www.thestage.co.uk

http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/

http://www.crescent-theatre.co.uk/

http://www.loudmouth.co.uk/

http://www.theatre-centre.co.uk/

http://www.boa-academy.co.uk/

http://www.stagelightingguide.co.uk/

Reading list for Drama

(Please note this list is not exhaustive, many other titles are available in the drama studio. Various play texts are also studied at KS3 and KS4. These tend to vary according to the group and examination requirements)

Barker, Clive, Theatre games: a new approach to drama training. London: Methuen, 2010.

Boal, Augusto, trans. Adrian Jackson, Games for actors and non-actors. London: Routledge,1992.

Heddon, Deirdre & Jane Milling, Devising performance: a critical history. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

Johnston, Chris, House of games: making theatre from everyday life. London: Nick Hern, 2005.

Johnstone, Keith, Impro: improvisation and the theatre. London: Eyre Methuen, 2007.

Stanislaski, Constantin. An Actor Prepares. London: Methuen, 1937.

Schechner, Richard, Performance studies: an introduction (2nd Edition). London: Routledge, 2006.

Spolin, Viola, Improvisation for the theater: a handbook of teaching and directing techniques. Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1999.

Tufnell, Miranda & Chris Crickmay, Body space image: notes towards improvisation and performance. London: Dance Books, 2008.