Drama and Theatre in Education

Filename: drama-and-theatre-in-education.pdf
ISBN: 1895712882
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 313
Author: John Somers
Publisher: Captus Press

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Handbook of educational drama and theatre

Filename: handbook-of-educational-drama-and-theatre.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015002495995
Release Date: 1982-11-24
Number of pages: 282
Author: Robert J. Landy
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group

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Drama and theatre in education

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105029130841
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 312
Author: Juliana Saxton

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Key Concepts in Theatre Drama Education

Filename: key-concepts-in-theatre-drama-education.pdf
ISBN: 9789460913327
Release Date: 2011-07-22
Number of pages: 378
Author: S. Schonmann
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Key Concepts in Theatre Drama Education in PDF and EPUB Key Concepts in Theatre Drama Education provides the first comprehensive survey of contemporary research trends in theatre/drama education. It is an intriguing rainbow of thought, celebrating a journey across three fields of scholarship: theatre, education and modes of knowing. Hitherto no other collection of key concepts has been published in theatre /drama education. Fifty seven entries, written by sixty scholars from across the world aim to convey the zeitgeist of the field. The book’s key innovation lies in its method of writing, through collaborative networking, an open peer-review process, and meaning-making involving all contributors. Within the framework of key-concept entries, readers will find valuable judgments and the viewpoints of researchers from North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, New Zealand and Australia. The volume clearly shows that drama/theatre educators and researchers have created a language, with its own grammar and lucid syntax. The concepts outlined convey the current knowledge of scholars, highlighting what they consider significant. Entries cover interdependent topics on teaching and learning, aesthetics and ethics, curricula and history, culture and community, various populations and their needs, theatre for young people, digital technology, narrative and pedagogy, research methods, Shakespeare and Brecht, other various modes of theatre and the education of theatre teachers. It aims to serve as the standard reference book for theatre/drama education researchers, policymakers, practitioners and students around the world. A basic companion for researchers, students, and teachers, this sourcebook outlines the key concepts that make the field prominent in the sphere of Arts Education.

Drama and Theatre with Children

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ISBN: 9781317508632
Release Date: 2015
Number of pages:
Publisher: Routledge

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Theatre for Change

Filename: theatre-for-change.pdf
ISBN: 9781137294579
Release Date: 2012-04-03
Number of pages: 352
Author: Robert Landy
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Download and read online Theatre for Change in PDF and EPUB Building on Robert J. Landy's seminal text, Handbook of Educational Drama and Theatre, Landy and Montgomery revisit this richly diverse and ever-changing field, identifying some of the best international practices in Applied Drama and Theatre. Through interviews with leading practitioners and educators such as Dorothy Heathcote, Jan Cohen Cruz, James Thompson, and Johnny Saldaña, the authors lucidly present the key concepts, theories and reflective praxis of Applied Drama and Theatre. As they discuss the changes brought about by practitioners in venues such as schools, community centres, village squares and prisons, Landy and Montgomery explore the field's ability to make meaning of a vast range of personal and social issues through the application of drama and theatre.

Drama and Education

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ISBN: 9781317628927
Release Date: 2015-02-20
Number of pages: 258
Author: Manon van de Water
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Drama and Education in PDF and EPUB Drama and Education provides a practical, comprehensive guide to drama as a tool for teaching and learning. It is among the first practical drama and performance textbooks that address brain-based, neuroscientific research, making the argument that creativity is necessary in our lives, that embodied learning is natural and essential, and that contextual learning helps us find our place in society in relationship to other peoples and cultures. As well as a historical and theoretical overview of the field, it provides rationale and techniques for several specific methodologies: linear drama, process-oriented drama, drama for social justice, and performance art. Each approach is supplemented with sample lesson plans, activities, ideas for differentiation, and extensive bibliographies. The topics are discussed from five key angles: • Historical and theoretical foundations • Curricular applications • Practical toolkits for a range of classrooms and learning environments • Different strategies for lesson plans • Extension options for longer workshops. Alongside these core methods, the integration of other innovative forms—from performance art to Theatre of the Oppressed—into drama-based learning is explored, as well as the pragmatic concerns such as assessment, planning, and advocacy for arts learning and arts education partnerships. Drama and Education is the comprehensive textbook for teachers and students on Applied Theatre and Theatre and Education courses.

Drama and Theatre in Urban Contexts

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ISBN: 9781317849889
Release Date: 2014-03-05
Number of pages: 176
Author: Kathleen Gallagher
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Drama and Theatre in Urban Contexts in PDF and EPUB Urban theatre can be described as theatre made with or by those whose lives are marked by the urban landscape and its social limits and possibilities. At the heart of this text lies the question of how theatre can illuminate the urban and how theatre is illuminated by the urban. The city, like a play, is a space where everything adopts multiple meanings. It is an objective thought and a subjective experience, a charged and symbolic thing, as well as a real, material, lived reality. The chapters in this book illustrate the theatre’s uncanny ability to narrate and symbolize the physical and psychic space of the city. Running through all of the pieces presented are the themes of power and of young people’s sense of agency within the structures they dwell in and are shaped by. Through drama education and applied theatre practices, the affinity between the urban and its theatres is radically replaced by marginal spaces, boulevards and schools. As Guillermo Gómez-Peña suggests, the theatre has gone to the people to serve their local and immediate need for a means of holding the urban and the self so that both can be interrogated and re-imagined; so that the various dystopias of urban existence can be envisaged as places of urban solidarity and as utopias, at least, of the mind. This book was originally published as a special issue of Research in Drama Education: The Journal of Applied Theatre and Performance.

Aesthetics in Drama and Theatre Education

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ISBN: OCLC:716757448
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 134
Author: Alistair Martin-Smith

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Theatre and Education

Filename: theatre-and-education.pdf
ISBN: 9780230364646
Release Date: 2009-06-02
Number of pages: 80
Author: Helen Nicholson
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Download and read online Theatre and Education in PDF and EPUB What motivates theatre-makers who work in education? How can theatre respond to young people's experiences of living in a globalised world? Theatre& Education provides an insight into the energy, passion and values that have inspired the most inventive theatre-makers who work with young people in educational settings. It charts early debates that motivated twentieth-century radical theatre-makers to work with young people, and offers an analysis of contemporary practices. It argues that the aesthetic principles and educational ideals that inform theatre and education drive at the heart of why theatre matters. Foreword by Edward Bond

Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre

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ISBN: 9780415665292
Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 187
Author: Martin Lewis
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre in PDF and EPUB "This revised and updated edition of Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre will be an essential text for anyone teaching drama in the modern classroom. It presents a model teachers can use to draw together different methodologies of drama and theatre studies, exemplified by a series of contemporary, exciting practical units. By re-appraising the different traditions and approaches to drama teaching in schools, it offers innovative, contemporary projects and lessons suitable for a wide range of teachers and learners. Divided into eight units with each one offering photocopiable resources and exploring a different theme, this book has been updated to reflect current trends in drama teaching and important themes in contemporary society such as: - Myths and urban folklore - Moral decisions - Asylum seekers - The transition from primary to secondary school - Conflict resolution and propaganda - Protest and resistance - Medieval plays - Transportation - Crime and punishment. Each unit provides ideas and lesson plans which can be used as they are or adapted to suit your own particular needs. This book will be an invaluable resource for anyone who teaches - or is learning to teach - drama in secondary schools as well as those who work with young people in other drama settings"--

Drama and Diversity

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ISBN: 0325002622
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 186
Author: Sharon Grady
Publisher: Heinemann Drama

Download and read online Drama and Diversity in PDF and EPUB Drama and Diversity offers a pluralistic perspective for the field of educational drama and theatre practice, demonstrating how we can respectfully work across and between differences such as race, social class, gender, sexual orientation, and ability. Filled with moments of drama practice to illustrate the ABCs of several areas of difference

Theatre in Education in Britain

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ISBN: 9781472591494
Release Date: 2016-02-25
Number of pages: 312
Author: Roger Wooster
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Download and read online Theatre in Education in Britain in PDF and EPUB Following on from the 50th anniversary of the birth of Theatre in Education in Britain in 2015, this is an essential and timely companion to the story of TIE. It contextualizes it within the political and educational landscape of the last fifty years and examines its legacy today. Through this, Roger Wooster offers insights into future possibilities and applications in the field of Applied Theatre, drama in schools and pedagogical theory. With examples and analysis of international developments in TIE, and a foreword by Philip Taylor (NYU, USA), the volume provides a wide-ranging account of past and current practice. Across its three sections the volume examines the origins, work and legacy of TIE, considering for the first time its practical details. Each section features an Afterword by a leading practitioner reflecting on the work (including Warwick Dobson, Chris Vine and Anthony Jackson), and chapters draw on case studies and interviews with key practitioners. Chapter summaries and a companion website further enhance the text as a valuable teaching resource for theatre educators.

Drama and the whole curriculum

Filename: drama-and-the-whole-curriculum.pdf
ISBN: 0091492513
Release Date: 1982-06-07
Number of pages: 200
Author: Jon Nixon

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