Representation in Drama (RinD) and LTC have released 14 films and a list of 150 plays to support secondary school drama teachers and students. RinD, a LTC initiative has created a set of filmed resources to support the study of four plays by writers from the global majority, which were recently added to Pearson Edexcel GCSE drama specification and has also put together a list of 150 plays, written by writers from the global majority for teachers, students, young people and theatres.
List of Plays:
This list of 150 plays is compiled from writers from the global majority, to enable teachers and students to find plays and ensure that students feel represented in the Drama classroom. This list will broaden and enrich students and teachers experience of theatre and playwriting.
Download the list of plays below.
The filmed resources include interviews with playwrights of the newly-added set texts – Bola Agbake, In-Sook Chappell, Tanika Gupta and Roy Williams along with directores, designers, actors and academics. The content of each interview links to specific criteria in the GCSE exam specification, providing insight into the directing, design and acting processes for each play.
Watch some of the films below and click here for the full selection.