Drama at St. Paul's enables the students to learn about themselves and their surroundings through discovery and exploration. They will develop an increasing awareness of 'real' issues in the 'real' world stimulated by the drama.
They are encouraged to communicate ideas through general discussion and role-play and the process of Drama encourages a smooth transition from Year 8 to Year 9. Students deal with questions of morality relating to their faith and sense of spiritual awareness.
Students engage in practical activities which offer evidence of creating, performing and responding.
Themes covered include:
- Exploring aspects of 'involvement', decision making, problem solving, teamwork.
- Using creativity for issues of life management.
- Exploration of culture of tradition in a changing fast-paced world.