Free drama resources, including lesson plans and links to schemes of work for secondary/middle school students.
Thursday, 5 November 2009
Drama Lesson Plan - Commedia Dell'Arte
This unit of work introduces students to the methods, ideas and characters of Commedia dell‘Arte and helps them to appreciate the origins of modern day comedy. They are taught to understand the purpose of stock characters in improvised performances, along with their wonderful masks. An illustrated booklet is included with this scheme of work to help bring the characters and their traits to life.