Component 1: Theatre Workshop
Students will create, develop and perform a piece of theatre based on a reinterpretation of an extract chosen by the examination board. The piece will use the techniques and working methods of either an influential theatre practitioner or a recognised theatre company.
Component 2: Text in Action
Students will create, develop and perform two pieces of theatre based on a stimulus supplied by the examination board. One will use different techniques and working methods of either an influential theatre practitioner or a recognised theatre company (as chosen in Component 1) and one will use an extract from a text in a different style chosen by the student.
Component 3: Text in Performance
Students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of two different texts, one written pre1956 and one written post-1956. They will also be required to answer questions on a specified extract from ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the NightTime’, Mark Hadden, adapted by Simon Stephens
|1: Theatre Workshop||Practical||N/A||20%|
|2: Text In Action||Practical||N/A||40%|
|3: Text In Performance||Practical||2h 30m||40%|
- Start Date: September 2024
- Awarding Body: EDUQAS
- Study Mode: Full Time
- Course Length: 2 Years
The course also compliments studies in Music,
English Language and Media Studies.
A Level Drama and Theatre will prepare you for
specialist Drama and Theatre courses in higher
It also provides an excellent foundation for students
to pursue careers in Acting, Performing Arts,
Community Arts Worker, Theatre Director and