Learning Resources

National Theatre Collection

Resources include introductions to each production for teachers, rehearsal diaries, production insights and scene-by-scene plot summaries with timecodes for the films. Short films and audio recordings including contextual information for the productions and interviews with actors and creatives are also available to subscribers.

RSC Live Collection

Teacher packs include activities for students, notes from the rehearsal room and short summaries of the productions.

Donmar Shakespeare Trilogy on Screen

Comprehensive lesson plans, class activities and background information to support the Trilogy, as well as an individual packs of resources for each play that explore plot, character, themes, language and stagecraft.

Physical Actor Training - an online A-Z

Available as part of the Critical Studies & Performance Practice collection, Physical Actor Training - an online A-Z establishes a foundation for physical training exercises through over 60 dynamic videos. Learn more about the project and explore further reading as recommended by its creators.