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