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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 36 new and published books in the subject of Drama Education & Drama Therapy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Hopes for Great Happenings (Routledge Revivals)

    Alternatives in Education and Theatre

    By Albert Hunt

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    When Albert Hunt joined the staff of the Regional College of Art, Bradford, in 1965, he found himself working mostly with ‘non-academic’ students on a fascinating range of games, projects and theatre events outside the main stream of exam-oriented education. In this title, first published in 1976,...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Youth Theatre

    Drama for Life

    By Michael Richardson

    Youth Theatre: Drama for Life defines the youth theatre process, by outlining its constituent parts and explaining how these activities work in order to support young people’s development. As well as describing what is done in youth theatre, it also explores why it’s done and how to ensure the best...

    Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Drama and Education

    Performance Methodologies for Teaching and Learning

    By Manon van de Water, Mary McAvoy, Kristin Hunt

    Drama and Education provides a practical, comprehensive guide to drama as a tool for teaching and learning. It is among the first practical drama and performance textbooks that address brain-based, neuroscientific research, making the argument that creativity is necessary in our lives, that...

    Published March 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Innovation, Technology and Converging Practices in Drama Education and Applied Theatre

    Edited by Michael Anderson, David Cameron, Paul Sutton

    This edition collection showcases the increasing intersections between drama and applied theatre, education, innovation and technology. It tunes in to the continuing conversation that has been a persistent if not prominent feature of our drama education since the advent of accessible computer based...

    Published September 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Digital Storytelling, Applied Theatre, & Youth

    Performing Possibility

    By Megan Alrutz

    Digital Storytelling, Applied Theatre, & Youth argues that theatre artists must re-imagine how and why they facilitate performance practices with young people. Rapid globalization and advances in media and technology continue to change the ways that people engage with and understand the world...

    Published August 21st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Dorothy Heathcote on Education and Drama

    Essential writings

    Edited by Cecily O'Neill

    Dorothy Heathcote MBE was a unique educator whose practice had a vital influence on the international development of Drama in Education. For more than half a century she inspired generations of teachers and educators all over the world by her original and authentic approach to teaching and learning...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Transforming Teaching and Learning with Active and Dramatic Approaches

    Engaging Students Across the Curriculum

    By Brian Edmiston

    A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014! How can teachers transform classroom teaching and learning by making pedagogy more socially and culturally responsive, more relevant to students’ lives, and more collaborative? How can they engage disaffected students in learning and at the same time...

    Published September 13th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Drama Education and Second Language Learning

    Edited by Joe Winston, Madonna Stinson

    In recent years the contribution of drama to second language learning has grown internationally as a field of interest to both teachers and researchers. The potential for drama to provide strong social contexts for learning, to provide opportunities for the learner to embody the target language and...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Learning Through Theatre

    The Changing Face of Theatre in Education, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Anthony Jackson, Chris Vine

    In the two decades since the publication of the second edition, Learning Through Theatre has further established itself as an indispensable resource for scholars, practitioners and educators interested in the complex interrelations between teaching and learning, the performing arts, and society at...

    Published June 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Drama and Theatre in Urban Contexts

    Edited by Kathleen Gallagher, Jonothan Neelands

    Urban theatre can be described as theatre made with or by those whose lives are marked by the urban landscape and its social limits and possibilities. At the heart of this text lies the question of how theatre can illuminate the urban and how theatre is illuminated by the urban. The city, like...

    Published April 18th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Stanislavski in Practice: Exercises for Students
    By Nick O'Brien
    To Be Published August 6th 2015
  2. Yoga and Actor Training
    By Dorinda Hulton, Maria Kapsali
    To Be Published September 21st 2015
  3. Putting Process Drama into Action
    By Pamela Bowell, Brian S. Heap
    To Be Published March 1st 2016
  4. Dramatherapy and Autism
    By Deborah Haythorne, Anna Seymour
    To Be Published April 30th 2016

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