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Head of Department: Fran Cervi

Key Stage 3 (Year 7-9)

Year 7:

Movement and Mime, Stage Fighting, Fairy Tales (story telling), The Alien (isolation and belonging), Macbeth

Year 8:

Character Building, Introducing character and emotion, Role on the wall, Understanding and using role play, Learning how to sustain a role, The Tempest, Solving the mystery of the missing girl (problem solving and questioning), School Days, Buddy

Year 9:

Prejudice and discrimination (text: Friedrich), Romeo and Juliet, Preparing for KS4-Devising for performance, Preparing for KS4-Performing from a text: Monologues and Duologues

Key Stage 4 (Year 10-11)

Year 10:

Introduction to drama workshop, Component  3: The Crucible: practical and written work on directors, drama styles, production techniques, Component 3: Evaluation of Live theatre, Component 2: Performance from a text, Component 1: Devising for performance: exam at the end of Year 10

Year 11:

Component 3: The Crucible: practical and written work, Component 2: Performance from a text: A Taste of Honey: practical exam in Spring term, Component 3: Revision of The Crucible  and evaluation of live theatre for written paper in June

Extra-Curricular/Additional Information

Key Stage 4 in partnership with the Old Vic Theatre attend 4 workshops and see 4 productions. This supports the requirements for Components 2 and 3.

Year 10 attend a Careers In Theatre Day at the Half Moon Theatre in the Autumn term.