Drama and Theatre – Exam Paper – 40% of marks
Creating Original Drama – Coursework and Performance Exam – 30% of marks
Making Theatre – Coursework and Performance Exam – 30% of marks
Drama & Theatre
You will write about two set texts, ‘Antigone’ and ‘Our Country’s Good’, from the perspective of an actor, director and designer. You will also write an evaluation of a piece of live theatre seen as part of the course.
Creating Original Drama
You will create and perform a unique and original piece of theatre, inspired by a stimulus and influenced by the work of a recognised practitioner. You will write a piece of coursework explaining and evaluating the research you carried out and your rehearsal process.
You will rehearse and perform extracts from three contrasting plays. One performance will be inspired by the work of a recognised practitioner, and will be assessed by a visiting examiner. You will write a piece of coursework, analysing and evaluating your interpretation of the three texts.