Carmel College, Prescot Road, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 3AG

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Drama & Theatre Studies

Drama & Theatre Studies

This course looks at the practices and theories  of classical and contemporary practitioners and deepens your knowledge and appreciation for theatre's history and its development. You will be encouraged to develop your acting, creative and collaborative skills and will create innovative theatre pieces that will entertain and challenge audiences.

Throughout the course you will devise and perform scripted pieces of work, read plays, analyse theatre productions and develop your performance skills while theoretically learning about the various styles, techniques and features involved in theatre practice. Drama focuses on creating and developing theatre and Theatre Studies focuses on the analysis of theatre productions and the impact on the audiences.

For the exam specification visit www.aqa.org.uk

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