Description : Gain access to a personal collection of 101 highly effective drama games and activities suitable for children or adults. Sections include improvisation, mime, ice-breakers, group dynamics, rehearsal, story-telling, voice and warm-ups.
Description : '...bubbles over with imaginative ideas which could be used to good effect by non-specialist as well as seasoned drama teachers. Excellent resource for primary, secondary and other drama teachers.' - Teaching Drama Magazine, Spring 2013. This sequel to the best-selling 101 Drama Games and Activities contains inspirational and engaging games and exercises suitable for children, young people and adults. The activities can be used in drama lessons and workshops as well as during rehearsal and devising periods. The book includes lively and fun warm-up games, as well as activities to develop concentration, focus and team building. The drama strategies can be used as creative tools to explore themes and characters. There are dozens of ideas for developing improvisation (which can be extended over several sessions). There are many new activities for exploring storytelling skills as well as mime and movement.
Description : Everybody enjoys the chance to escape from reality from time to time, to climb inside the skin of another character. This book encourages children and adults to explore their dramatic sides and has playful ideas everyone can get involved with and enjoy. Throughout drama games, children get more in touch with themselves, what they want to be, and what they can do. The games are improvisational, framed to encourage total involvement and cooperation - the participants gain as much as they contribute. Each drama game contains an age guideline, an estimate time of play, and suggestions for the most appropriate type of music. The games can be played by children and adults of all ages, and are flexible enough to be used by parents, teachers, camp leaders, daycare providers, or other group leaders in a variety of settings.
Description : Designed to create dynamic and supportive play environments, these improvisational, noncompetitive games encourage participants to gain as much as they contribute. By expressing themselves physically and emotionally and by exploring a range of possibilities, players gain self-confidence and a greater awareness of the feelings and experiences of others. Illustrations.
Description : Presents over one hundred activities and games for children ages four to twelve relating to the many jobs in the circus, with each game indicating the time, effort, and skill development provided.
Description : This book of pep-up games gives teachers, parents, or any adult who works with children ages 6 to 10, a reliable collection of activities that will get kids energized, engaged, and excited.
Description : Presents a new collection of theater craft games designed to promote creativity, improvisational skills, and teamwork and incorporates information on how to produce an improv show.
Description : In the third edition of this much loved text, Dr. Gladding demonstrates how music, dance, imagery, literature, drama, and humor can be used--independently and complementary--in counseling on primary, secondary, and tertiary levels. Clients of all ages and cultural backgrounds will benefit from the clinically tested techniques presented in this inspiring book. "Counseling as an Art "is sure to become a treasured resource that you will reach for time and time again in looking for new ways to enhance your skills and effectiveness as a helping professional.