Fences: A Complete Play Guide for AS & A Level Drama
August Wilson’s play is rich with challenging ideas and raw emotional power. It is also an incredibly poignant play that offers plenty of interesting material for performers and designers alike.
Fantastically clear explanations, in-depth analysis of key dramatic and theatrical aspects, and a wealth of engaging practical and non-practical activities. Your students will know Fences inside out:
- Introductory notes and exploratory activities ensure full understanding of the social, historical, cultural, textual and theatrical contexts
- Scene-by-scene walk-through includes detailed analysis of the relevant performance aspects, with plenty of opportunity for practical investigation and independent study
- Production concepts and performance strategies cover character, design, staging, practitioners and more
- Includes indicative content for all activities to support your teaching and your students
- With key terms glossary – perfect for revision!
Specifically geared towards the AS and A Level text-based question, this comprehensive pack is your one-stop shop!
- August Wilson
- Black History
- Civil Rights in America
- Set Text
- Theatre Studies
- Drama and Theatre
- Drama and Theatre Studies
- Play Guide
- AS Edexcel Drama
- Component 2: Theatre Makers in Practice
- A Level Edexcel Drama
- Page to Stage: realising a performance text
- Page to Stage: realisation of one key extract from a performance text