The Maids: A Complete Play Guide for AS & A Level Drama

Written against a backdrop of the Existentialist movement, Jean Genet’s The Maids has many possible interpretations, making it a rich and interesting play to study at A Level.

Set text on:
  • A Level Edexcel

Suitable for use with all exam boards

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 The Maids 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!