Educational Resource Packs

Educational Resource Packs are production-related resources to accompany all Almeida Theatre shows, and are available to download from the Almeida website. These guides to the play are designed to supplement further exploration in the classroom, or for independent study.

Providing an insight into the theatre-making process with photographs, diaries and development material from the rehearsal room; resources also include interviews with the key creative team exploring the role of the writer, director and designers.

They contain full information on plot and characters, as well as comprehensive context and a range of appropriate creative exercises and suggested practical activities for continued learning and further study in the classroom.

Educational Resource Packs are included as part of the Subsidised Ticket Scheme.

2012 - 13 Season Educational Resource Packs

American Psycho: A new musical thriller by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, music and lyrics by Duncan Shiek, based on the novel by Bret Easton Ellis

Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen, adapted and directed by Richard Eyre

Chimerica by Lucy Kirkwood

Before the Party by Rodney Ackland based on a short story by W. Somerset Maugham

The Turn of the Screw by Henry James adapted by Rebecca Lenkiewicz

The Dark Earth and the Light Sky by Nick Dear

King Lear by William Shakespeare

2011 - 12 Season Educational Resource Packs

My City by Stephen Poliakoff

Reasons To Be Pretty by Neil LaBute

The House of Bernarda Alba by Federico García Lorca

Telling Tales by Oladipo Agboluaje

Filumena by Eduardo De Filippo

Children’s Children by Matthew Dunster

Arts Council England ASP Group