Playforms: Seven Scripts For Secondary Drama by Robin RookPlayforms: Seven Scripts For Secondary Drama by Robin Rook

Playforms: Seven Scripts For Secondary Drama

byRobin Rook, James Saunders

Paperback | January 13, 1998

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A collection of literature anthologies and reference books for Key Stage 3 onwards. These short plays illustrate different forms of drama and provide a useful link between improvisation and longer scripted plays at upper secondary level. They give students an opportunity to discover and unravel stylistic conventions in a creative and immediately rewarding manner.
Title:Playforms: Seven Scripts For Secondary DramaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:100 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.24 inPublished:January 13, 1998Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521588588

ISBN - 13:9780521588584

Appropriate for ages: 14 - 16


Table of Contents

Introduction; Naturalism: Dog Accident; Morality: Whose Friend Are You?; Absurd: Alas Poor Fred; Melodrama: Tricking the Trickster; Farce: Short Notice; Brechtian: The Old Man Who Liked Cats; Fantasy: Suburban Love Song; Conclusion.