Drama Courses

The Inspiring Drama Teacher 2020 Edition (Online)
Award-nominated Online Course
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ONLINE: Award-Nominated interactive course on teaching drama to primary students! Includes live sessions, videos, downloads and lesson plans. ‘It gave me fresh ideas to use for all my classes. I’m very excited about experimenting more!’ 

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Developing Drama in the Primary Curriculum 
St Andrew’s Church Hall, Short Street, London SE1 8LJ. Wednesday 12th February 2020 10:30am – 4:30pm

Participate in at least five exciting drama lessons for KS 1 and KS 2 on a range of themes including A Midsummer Night’s Dream (KS1/2), Funnybones (KS1), Refugees (KS2), Newspaper Headlines and The King’s Sentence (KS1/2). Take away full notes, lesson plans and a Certificate of Attendance.

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PowerUp: Drama Games for Language Teaching (Online)
This award-winning online course begins on 6 April and finishes on 26 April 2020.

A unique award-winning 3-week online course exploring drama games and strategies to engage students in language learning. The course uses a mix of video clips, interactive activities and detailed explanations with continual support at every stage and detailed feedback on the final project.

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Santorini: Learn to Teach Drama on a Greek Island
Hellenic Cultural Centre, Santorini, Greece
24-30 May 2020 or 8-13 November 2020

An unforgettable one-week drama course, unique training and immersive cultural experience on one of the most beautiful islands in the world; Santorini, Greece! 

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Devising and Directing Theatre in an Ensemble Style
Central London venue – to be announced. Wednesday 1st July 2020 10:30am – 4:30pm

In this incredibly fun one day master class, David Farmer leads you through a practical series of games, activities and methods based on his professional experience of creating ensemble theatre.

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The Inspiring Drama Teacher online course has been shortlisted for the ‘Outstanding Drama Education Resource’ in the Music and Drama Awards 2020. The winners will be announced in London on March 4th 2020.

Power-Up: Drama Games for Language Teaching online course was awarded the prestigious English Speaking Union Language Award for ‘Best Resource for Teachers’ 2018!

Drama Resource offers high quality CPD drama courses for teachers, teaching assistants, freelance drama practitioners, actors and directors. Our drama in education courses explore the role of drama in the creative curriculum and in raising literacy standards. Theatre professionals run masterclasses on directing and devising theatre, improvisation and mask. We welcome visitors to our courses from across the UK as well as many who travel from international locations.

All our drama courses are highly practical and supported by explanatory notes, enabling participants to easily adapt approaches for their own use. In addition to the courses listed on this page, Drama Resource also offers INSET training and CPD to primary schools across the UK, including whole-school training days and twilight sessions.