arts4schools is a useful umbrella site for all of the UK's arts organisations. Each one has an individual webpage featuring information on the education activities and resources they offer. Users can search by performance type (drama, dance, music, opera, puppetry and multi-disciplinary) and by specific categorires relating to the curriculum

Ken Taylor, based at the University of Middlesex, has created a portal to a vast range of sites and support materials for drama teachers at


Shakespeare's Globe Theatre operates an online schools' association, GlobeLink, tailored to individual schools' needs from key stage 2 to undergraduate level.


Education programmes targeting primary and secondary schools in the South West

The Trestle Theatre Company has wide-ranging educational resources and has mask sets available for purchase

Discussion, analysis and practical excercises relating to the Royal National Theatre's productions at Email: Pilot Theatre, Based in Wakefield, has innovative web schemes linked to its productions. One of these is Magic-Net, aimed at creating online international exchanges for A-level students

Curriculum links and online teachers' forum at the leading London children's theatre

Theatre Companies

Magic Carpet performs in schools nationwide and has downloadable resource notes for pupils and teachers

Secondary students can script a soap opera, produce advertising material and research contemporary playwrights at

Shakespeare and Dickens regularly feature in Red Shift's productions and are supported by education materials

British Asian touring company emphasising cultural exchange

Drama games and exercises at

Central YMCA touring company

Chat room for teachers at Email:

Video archives and other resources at Covent Garden's Theatre Museum

What's on and the latest deals on school-party tickets

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