Theatre in education in Britain origins, development and influence

"Following on from the 50th anniversary of the birth of Theatre in Education in Britain in 2015, this is an essential and timely companion to the story of TIE. It contextualizes it within the political and educational landscape of the last fifty years and examines its legacy today. Through this...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Wooster, Roger
Format: eBook
Published: London Bloomsbury Academic 2016, 2016
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Collection: Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Machine generated contents note: Foreword by Philip Taylor (NYU, USA)
  • Preface
  • Part One: Roots. Chapter One: Society, Theatre, Education and the first TIE experiments 1965-1966
  • Chapter Two: The Development of the Theatre in Education Movement 1966-1976
  • Chapter Three: Pedagogical Maturity 1976-1990
  • Chapter Four: The Education Debate and the Era of ERA
  • Afterword by Warwick Dobson (University of Victoria, Canada) Part Two: Fruits. Chapter Five: Case Study: Careless Talk
  • Chapter Six: Case Study: When Sleeping Dogs Awake
  • Chapter Seven: The Aesthetics of TIE
  • Chapter Eight: Making it and Making it Work
  • Chapter Nine: International Perspectives and Influence
  • Afterword by Chris Vine (CUNY, USA) Part Three: Shoots. Chapter Ten: The Legacy of ERA: Funding and Programme Content
  • Chapter Eleven: The Use and Abuse of Practice in contemporary TIE
  • Chapter Twelve: Some Contemporary International TIE Programmes
  • Chapter Thirteen: The Survivors: Case Studies of Contemporary TIE Programmes
  • Chapter Fourteen: Conclusion: The Last Fifty Years of TIE
  • Afterword by Anthony Jackson (University of Manchester, UK)
  • Endnotes