A2 Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel

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A2 Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel builds on the skills developed during the AS year to provide clear and informative guidance to Units 3 and 4 of the specification. The textbook provides further information on rehearsing, performing, directing and textual analysis, together with new material on deconstructing a script, devising theatre and preparing for the final examination. Features of the text include: * overviews of specification and assessment requirements * written and practical exercises * a glossary of useful words and terms * in-depth analysis of the three key plays - Dr Faustus, Lysistrata and Woyzeck * extension exercises to stretch the more able student * worked examples to illustrate best practice * sources for further study * advice on study after A Level. Written by a chief examiner and a principal moderator, this book and its companion volume for AS Level offer informed and supportive exercises to ensure that students reach their maximum potential in achieving A Level success.