Plays for Young People

Plays for Young People

Author: Charles Way

Publisher: Aurora Metro Publications Ltd.

ISBN: 9781906582173

Category: Drama

Page: 160

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Red Red Shoes was commissioned by the Unicorn Theatre for Children and The Place. Based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale, this play uses dance, music and drama to explore the inner world of a traumatised child fleeing from war in Eastern Europe. (Ages 9+) Eye of the Storm offers a contemporary version of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, exploring father/daughter relationships and the need for independence. (Ages 12+) Playing From the Heart, commissioned by the Polka Theatre, is a poetic piece which follows the travails of the young Evelyn Glennie to become a professional musician despite her profound deafness. (Ages 8+)
Plays for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Charles Way
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Aurora Metro Publications Ltd.

Red Red Shoes was commissioned by the Unicorn Theatre for Children and The Place. Based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale, this play uses dance, music and drama to explore the inner world of a traumatised child fleeing from war in Eastern Europe. (Ages 9+) Eye of the Storm offers
Plays for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Mark Ravenhill
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

A collection of three plays for young actors written by Mark Ravenhill: Citizenship, Scenes from a Family Life and Totally Over You, and including an introduction by the author. Originally commissioned as part of the National Theatre Connections programme, these three plays were specifically written for teenagers and are ideal
Maxwell: Plays for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Douglas Maxwell
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-01 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This collection of energetic, fun and emotionally honest, tragi-comic plays explore the turbulent journey from childhood through adolescence towards eventual adulthood. DECKY DOES A BRONCO ‘One of the finest plays to emerge from a Scottish working-class story in the last ten years...the sheer force and depth of Maxwell’s study of
Four Short Plays for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Rachel Barnett
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-29 - Publisher: Aurora Metro Publications Ltd.

An entertaining collection of new short plays specially commissioned for young people, this book is a great resource for schools, colleges and youth theatres. With contemporary themes and a wide variety of roles, this collection enables young people to engage with serious topics while enjoying all the fun of performance.
National Theatre Connections 2021: Two Plays for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Miriam Battye, Belgrade Young Company
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-17 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

It is the scale and range of creative collaboration inherent in theatre that sits at the very heart of National Theatre Connections Drawing together the work of ten leading playwrights, National Theatre Connections 2021 features work by brilliant artists. These are plays for a generation of theatre-makers who want to