In defence of the media arts

Screen education in the twenty-first century

  • Andrew Burn
This lecture proposes six reasons why schools and policymakers should take the media arts more seriously. It argues for collaboration between the arts, challenges the hierarchy of the arts that operates in society and in education, and identifies the specific role of digital media in the media arts.
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Screen education in the twenty-first century

  • Andrew Burn
This lecture proposes six reasons why schools and policymakers should take the media arts more seriously. It argues for collaboration between the arts, challenges the hierarchy of the arts that operates in society and in education, and identifies the specific role of digital media in the media arts.

Price: £5.99

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Forum Theatre for Children

Enhancing social, emotional and creative development

  • Nick Hammond
Educational psychologist Nick Hammond fuses theatre and psychology to offer vivid and carefully constructed models of Forum Theatre (FT) for teachers to create their own with their pupils. Through the FT they create, the children can safely explore difficult issues such as transition, and develop their social, emotional and creative skills.
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Enhancing social, emotional and creative development

  • Nick Hammond
Educational psychologist Nick Hammond fuses theatre and psychology to offer vivid and carefully constructed models of Forum Theatre (FT) for teachers to create their own with their pupils. Through the FT they create, the children can safely explore difficult issues such as transition, and develop their social, emotional and creative skills.

Price: £16.99

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Imagining the Real

Towards a new theory of drama in education

  • David Davis
Drama is still on the curriculum but it is at a standstill. A world authority on drama education builds on the work of Dorothy Heathcote, Gavin Bolton and Edward Bond to revive the teaching of drama in schools so that it serves today’s young people in exploring their world. A key book for drama students and for beginning and experienced teachers.
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Towards a new theory of drama in education

  • David Davis
Drama is still on the curriculum but it is at a standstill. A world authority on drama education builds on the work of Dorothy Heathcote, Gavin Bolton and Edward Bond to revive the teaching of drama in schools so that it serves today’s young people in exploring their world. A key book for drama students and for beginning and experienced teachers.

Price: £24.99

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Theatre for Young Audiences

A critical handbook

  • Tom Maguire
  • Karian Schuitema
This edited collection gathers together new and original work on the topics, practices, and critical perspectives that characterize theatre for the young, helping to illustrate what makes theatre for young children in the UK so distinctive.
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A critical handbook

  • Tom Maguire
  • Karian Schuitema
This edited collection gathers together new and original work on the topics, practices, and critical perspectives that characterize theatre for the young, helping to illustrate what makes theatre for young children in the UK so distinctive.

Price: £24.99

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Applied Theatre in Action

A journey

  • Jennifer S. Hartley
Dr Hartley, who works internationally in applied theatre, presents the practice with passion and intellectual clarity, showing how it can be used by practitioners in and outside the world of theatre. She dispels the mystique around applied theatre and argues for it to develop with each project, so it never becomes stagnant.
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A journey

  • Jennifer S. Hartley
Dr Hartley, who works internationally in applied theatre, presents the practice with passion and intellectual clarity, showing how it can be used by practitioners in and outside the world of theatre. She dispels the mystique around applied theatre and argues for it to develop with each project, so it never becomes stagnant.

Price: £22.99

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Oily Cart

All sorts of theatre for all sorts of kids

  • Mark Brown
Acclaimed theatre company Oily Cart presents a rich and illuminating picture of its three decades of skilled interactive theatre making for young children and for children and young adults with learning disabilities or on the spectrum of autism.
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All sorts of theatre for all sorts of kids

  • Mark Brown
Acclaimed theatre company Oily Cart presents a rich and illuminating picture of its three decades of skilled interactive theatre making for young children and for children and young adults with learning disabilities or on the spectrum of autism.

Price: £22.99

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From Aan to Lagaan and Beyond

A guide to the study of Indian cinema

  • K. Moti Gokulsing
  • Wimal Dissanayake
This authoritative and accessible guide to the study of Indian Cinema is the first designed specifically to help students and teachers understand the complexities of Indian cinema, including Bollywood. It covers theory, how an Indian movie is made; technology; the cast and crew, designers/choreographers; censorship, insurance and advertising.
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A guide to the study of Indian cinema

  • K. Moti Gokulsing
  • Wimal Dissanayake
This authoritative and accessible guide to the study of Indian Cinema is the first designed specifically to help students and teachers understand the complexities of Indian cinema, including Bollywood. It covers theory, how an Indian movie is made; technology; the cast and crew, designers/choreographers; censorship, insurance and advertising.

Price: £24.99

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Geoff Gillham

Six Plays for Theatre in Education and Youth Theatre

  • David Davis
Although the brilliant, edgy plays of Geoff Gillham are frequently performed – to great acclaim – they have never been published. In this book David Davis has collected six of Gillham’s best plays, each suited in length and topic for performance by youth groups or secondary schools.
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Six Plays for Theatre in Education and Youth Theatre

  • David Davis
Although the brilliant, edgy plays of Geoff Gillham are frequently performed – to great acclaim – they have never been published. In this book David Davis has collected six of Gillham’s best plays, each suited in length and topic for performance by youth groups or secondary schools.

Price: £18.99

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Drama to Inspire

A London Drama Guide to Excellent Practice in Drama for Young People

  • John Coventon
Presents a selection of practice based accounts produced by fifteen workshop leaders and friends of the long established association for teachers of drama, London Drama. In this book, they illustrate how teachers can use drama to provide reflective learning experience while at the same time fulfilling the essential requirements of the curriculum.
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A London Drama Guide to Excellent Practice in Drama for Young People

  • John Coventon
Presents a selection of practice based accounts produced by fifteen workshop leaders and friends of the long established association for teachers of drama, London Drama. In this book, they illustrate how teachers can use drama to provide reflective learning experience while at the same time fulfilling the essential requirements of the curriculum.

Price: £20.99

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Gavin Bolton

The Essential Writings

  • David Davis
Gavin Bolton has been a leading figure in Drama in Education. His publications cover various aspects of young people’s educational drama. This title presents a selection of his key writings that provides an insight into the major areas of his theory and practice.
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The Essential Writings

  • David Davis
Gavin Bolton has been a leading figure in Drama in Education. His publications cover various aspects of young people’s educational drama. This title presents a selection of his key writings that provides an insight into the major areas of his theory and practice.

Price: £20.99

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