• Eclectic Theatre

    It is argued up until the turn of the 20th century, standard theatre practice dictated each type of play was given roughly the same theatre treatment1. At odds with this was now a new concept of handling each type of dramatic work in a unique way, according to the...

  • Stimulus Images for Drama: Surrealism

    Here’s a collection of 50 surreal images that can be used as stimulus material in drama class for creating characters, improvisations and performances. Consider using these images in connection with other stimulus image collections on The Drama Teacher: Stimulus Images for Drama: People Stimulus Images for Drama: Nature Stimulus Images for Drama: Transportation...

  • La Mama Gutted By Fire

    After 2,135 theatre productions spanning half a century, La Mama is no more. Residing in the inner-Melbourne suburb of Carlton, the 1883 building was gutted by fire about 5am this morning, leaving only the brick walls of the two-storey building still standing. Modelled on the Off-Off-Broadway theatre of the...

  • Theatre Props Videos

    The National Theatre, London, offers a wide variety of short educational videos that allow teachers and students of theatre to gain a valuable insight into many aspects of a large, modern theatre company. Below is a selection of quick clips about props, covering what the prop department does and...