Phoenix Education Online

Mapping Drama


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Product Code: 978-1-921085-00-0

Creating, Developing and Evaluating Process Drama by Allen Owens and Keith Barber

Mapping Drama focuses on creating practical drama structures. It explores realistic and effective methods of reflecting on, assessing and evaluating work in drama to ensure progress. At the core of the book are seven pre-texts that have been used to generate drama and theatre  which engages, challenges and excites groups of all ages and abilities.


Mapping Drama Contents

  • Developing and evaluating practice
  • Contract, investment and ownership
  • Learning outcomes and aims
  • Role
  • Situation
  • Focus, tension, symbol and metaphor
  • Conventions
  • Quality of intervention
  • Questioning
  • External factors
  • Checklist for reflecting on a drama session
  • Pre-texts
  • Introduction
  • Dirty clothes
  • King Lear
  • Miranda Zupp
  • The Four Sectors
  • Whale
  • Crash landing
  • Beauty and the beast
  • Assessing and evaluating drama work