Classroom Activities

1

Freesound Sound Effects Library

Freesound is a huge library of nearly 400,000 sound effects and soundscapes ready for use in your next drama project or lesson! The majority of these sounds are completely free to use and share under the Creative Commons Public Domain Licence, while other sounds are still free but require a...

38

Stimulus Images for Drama: Surrealism

Here’s a collection of 50 surreal images that can be used as stimulus material in drama class for creating characters, improvisations and performances. Consider using these images in connection with other stimulus image collections on The Drama Teacher: Stimulus Images for Drama: People Stimulus Images for Drama: Nature Stimulus Images for Drama: Transportation Stimulus...

3

Stimulus Images For Drama: Pastimes

Here’s a series of images of everyday pastimes that can be used as stimulus material for creating classroom drama improvisations and performances. Consider using these images in connection with other stimulus image collections on The Drama Teacher: Stimulus Images for Drama: People Stimulus Images for Drama: Nature Stimulus Images for Drama: Transportation Stimulus Images...

0

Objects as Symbols in Performance

Objects (or props) are probably the easiest way for drama students to understand and implement symbol in theatre performances. Objects become symbolic when we give them context via plot, characters and themes. A simple prop can suddenly become significant and represent something beyond its literal meaning. These are often abstract,...