Genres and Styles


Words Used to Describe Theatre Performances

Have your students found it difficult to come up with words other than “effective” or “lame” when evaluating aspects of a theatre show? Here’s a list of 250+ adjectives to use in that essay! Not sure of a word definition? Click here


Theatre of Cruelty Flip Cards

French theatre practitioner Antonin Artaud (1896-1948) is today known as the major exponent of the Theatre of Cruelty, a largely movement-based experimental form aimed at assaulting the senses of the spectator, and in doing so, awakening their subconscious mind. Below is a series of flip cards I use to summarise...