National Theatre Connections 2012: Plays for Young People: by Hilary Bell,Nancy Harris,Craig Higginson,Michael

By Hilary Bell,Nancy Harris,Craig Higginson,Michael Lesslie,Anders Lustgarten,Rory Mullarkey,Steven Sater,Meera Syal,Paven Virk,Samir Yazbek

This outstanding new choice of ten performs for youth will end up vital to colleges, schools and early life theatre teams. specifically commissioned by way of the nationwide Theatre for the Connections competition 2012 regarding two hundred colleges and adolescence theatre teams around the united kingdom and eire, each one play is observed by means of creation notes and routines.

For the 2012 pageant, the anthology has an overseas consider and provides a window at the global. It contains from Australia a play according to a 19th century court docket case during which a teenage lady was once falsely convicted; from Brazil a drama approximately younger fans doomed to tragedy; set in Russia, a play exploring differing attitudes to nationwide provider and the cave in of the Soviet Union in 1991; a drama approximately scholars' rights to an schooling and the Cultural Revolution of 1966 in China; and a comedy related to a bunch of Irish nation women traveling to London to audition for the X-Factor.

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