Drama and Theatre
GCSE (C/5 or above) in Drama/English
Why should I take this course?
Drama is an exciting, energising and challenging subject which will enrich you on both a personal and academic level.
You will work in an innovative and creative manner on a mixture of scripted plays and devising your own work. You will learn about the theories of many renowned theatre practitioners in a very practical sense and experience how to merge these styles in performance. You will be expected to perform some of your work during evening events.
How will I be assessed?
A combination of practical and written assessments.
What careers might this course lead to?
Following this course, students would be well placed to pursue any of the following careers: actor, stage management, technical and lighting director, costume designer, theatre and arts management, director, playwright, script writer for TV, radio and film, drama therapist, youth officer, community and young people theatre, prop maker, scene/set designer or even a teacher.