Theatresports and Drama Games

Theatresports™ are a form of competitive improvisational theatre game first introduced in the 1970s by Keith Johnstone at the University of Calgary. Games structures are known as handles, each with...

Problem Play

The problem play, or play of ideas, contains strong characterisation and topical social issues. The genre is typically thought to have emerged with some of the works of Norwegian playwright...

Edward Albee

Edward Albee (1928–2016) was one of America’s most prominent and critically acclaimed playwrights who believed theatre should make people feel uncomfortable and do more than merely entertain. Placed alongside the...