A Level Theatre Studies
This course offers you the opportunity to develop your knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of theatre as a participant and as an informed member of the audience. Working in either a performing or production role you will extend your ability to create drama and theatre.
You will need practical, creative and communication skills to take advantage of the creative opportunities the course offers. You will write about drama and develop your skills in observation and critical analysis to become an informed critic. Regular theatre visits are a key part of this course.
You will complete the Edexcel A level Drama and Theatre course which involves three Components; Devising, Text in Performance and Theatre Makers in Practice. During the two years you will study various texts and look at the work of practitioners, perform in a group and perform a monologue. For Devising you will record your process in a portfolio. In the exam you will write about a set text and a performance they have seen.