Download some of our fabulous resources to help get you started with Big Dramas
A range of free drama activities to support the plays can be downloaded below, including warm-up exercises, group discussion points, improvisation ideas and scripting exercises, along with extension activities.
Scripts consist of dialogue and stage directions. These indicate what the cast should say and do in a performance. Playwrights do not write stage directions for every move. A script is a guideline open to interpretation by those who are to perform it. So how do actors work out their moves?