Green room: Should you ignore stage directions?

In our Spring 2 issue of Teaching Drama (out now!), we’re asking our Green room panellists …


We talk to actors and playwrights to get their points of view:

Modern stage directions are too often evidence of a failure of the text sufficiently to direct the actor

It is easy to misread stage directions and think of them as simply a “to-do” list for the design and stage management team

Vote in our poll and voice your opinion. Read the views of our panellists in Spring 2 2014-15.

Teaching Drama Spring 2 out NOW!

The latest issue of Teaching Drama is out now!

This issue:

We speak to our cover star, Matilda the Musical‘s Miss Trunchbull – Bertie Carvel

We find out about Republic of Ireland’s brand new drama school – The Lir

And we review hit productions – Noises Off and Propeller’s Henry V


Along with all this, we have all the latest drama news, book reviews and Schemes of Work to help you this term.

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