Playmaking: Children Writing and Performing Their Own Plays
By Daniel Judah Sklar 184 pp.
Grades: kindergarten, elementary school, middle school, high school
Playmaking is an award-winning, step-by-step account of teaching children to write, direct, and perform their own plays—as staged readings, videotapes, radio plays, and full stage productions. An exciting guide for cultivating the dramatic imagination, the book includes lesson plans, an annotated bibliography, and a glossary of theater terms. “I love this book. It’s a great read, and it taught me a lot about playwriting, theater, and young people.”—Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides
ISBN 978-0-915924-80-6 (Kindle edition)
ISBN 978-0-915924-81-3 (ePub edition)