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Drama and Theatre Studies A level at Davenant Foundation School

Course description

Interpretation of plays for performance; Theatre Practitioners; Live Productions seen; Practical and Theoretical Study of Drama and Theatre.

Course content

 Live theatre evaluation – choice of performance;

Practical exploration and study of a complete performance text – focusing on how this can be realised for performance;

Practical exploration and interpretation of another complete performance text, in light of a chosen theatre practitioner – focusing on how this text could be reimagined for a contemporary audience.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s including Mathematics at A*-C (or 4-9), grade 6 or above in Drama and / or English language.

Further information

This course is ideal for anyone wishing to study Drama at university or who wish to pursue a career in the media or Performing Arts. As the subject demands practical, creative and communication skills in almost equal measure, it could lead to careers in any of the following areas: Acting; Teaching; Communications and Human Resources; Recruiting; Marketing; Advertising, and in any other career which involves contact with the public or making presentations.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Davenant Foundation School directly.

Last updated date: 22 December 2017

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