Stories in the dark

Secondary KLA:
Creative Arts
Educational levels:
Year 7, Year 8


Stories in the dark

© State of New South Wales, Department of Education.

This resource is designed to support Stage 4 drama students in understanding the characteristics of good radio plays and learning to use vocal expression to create clear and engaging characters. They will rehearse, perform and record a short radio play that can be shared with an audience.

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACADRM040) Combine the elements of drama in devised and scripted drama to explore and develop issues, ideas and themes

(ACADRM041) Develop roles and characters consistent with situation, dramatic forms and performance styles to convey status, relationships and intentions

(ACADRM042) Plan, structure and rehearse drama, exploring ways to communicate and refine dramatic meaning for theatrical effect

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
learner, teacher
ScOT topics:
Drama (Arts), Acting, Characters (Acting), Playbuilding
Interactives, Practical activity, Roleplay
State of NSW, Department of Education
State of NSW, Department of Education
Date created:
Thursday, 15 October 2020

Resource ID: 3c0620c0-0519-4827-9fe8-77dd4eebd793