Verbatim Theatre of Empowerment: 3 Original Plays
A very enjoyable read!! Logical, creative and interesting throughout but with the essential points made about equality and diversity. Real life issues for discussion. S Isaacs, Drama Teacher & Independent Reviewer
Three short plays of a Verbatim Theatre framework using real voices from real people. Each play explores serious issues through minimalistic performances and roles for 6-8 actors. Also includes performance and rehearsal logs to use with the plays.
|Stand Up is about discrimination that combines the real stories of students who left college as a result of prejudice. This play was nominated and showcased for the National Association of Colleges 'Exemplar of Equality and Diversity' award in 2010.|
|In Life and Death is a short play based on the story of Jen, a young girl from Northamptonshire who discovers she has HIV.|
|In Another World follows the stories of eight people who have been involved in domestic violence, either as victim or perpetrator.|