Dead in the Water
Teaching Primary Drama
Pupils as Playwrights
Ben Jonson and Theatre
The Teaching of Drama in the Primary School
PUBLISHED PLAY TEXTS
This Flesh is Mine
Stand or Fall
Away Games (currently out of print)
Jonsonians: Living Traditions (sole editor)
Aldershot, England and Burlington, USA: Ashgate, 2003.
ISBN 0 7546 0610 4
Ben Jonson and Theatre: Performance, Practice and Theory
Richard Cave, Elizabeth Schafer and Brian Woolland
London: Routledge. 1999.
ISBN Pb.: 0-415-17981-5; Hb.: 0-415-17980-7
The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov in a version by Pam Gems. Brian Woolland (ed.)
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1996.
ISBN 0 521 57670-9.
The Alchemist by Ben Jonson. Brian Woolland (ed.)
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1995.
ISBN 0 521 485835
CHAPTERS IN BOOKS (include)
‘Tricksters, Hucksters and Suckers: Jonsonian Cinema.’ In: Woolland, B. (Ed.) Jonsonians: Living Traditions, Aldershot, England and Burlington, USA: Ashgate, 2003, 203-228.
‘Sejanus his Fall: Does Arruntius Cry at Night.’ In: Woolland, B. (Ed.) Jonsonians: Living Traditions, Aldershot, England and Burlington, USA: Ashgate, 2003, 27-41.
‘Introduction.’ In: Woolland, B. (Ed.) Jonsonians: Living Traditions, Aldershot, England and Burlington, USA: Ashgate, 2003, 1-10.
‘Peter Barnes.’ 11,000 word entry in Dictionary of Literary Biography - British and Irish Playwrights since the Second World War, Volume III. Bruccoli Clark and Layman. 2000. 22 - 34
‘Postcards and Playwrighting: Primary School Children as Playwrights.’
Chapter in Building Bridges: Laying the Foundations for a Child-Centred Curriculum in Drama and Education. O'Sullivan, C. and Williams, G. (eds.) Birmingham: NATD. 1998 41 - 49
‘Class Frontiers: The View from Heaven's Gate.’ Chapter in The Movie Book of the Western. Cameron and Pye (eds.) London: Studio Vista 1996. 277-283
ARTICLES IN JOURNALS
‘Stage Fright or What’s so scary about dressing up?’
The Journal for Drama in Education. Vol. 25, Issue 2. Summer 2009
‘What did you make of that? More than just a figure of speech.’
The Journal for Drama in Education. Vol. 24, Issue 2. Summer 2008
‘A whole new world still to make: A valedictory for Peter Barnes’
New Theatre Quarterly. February 2005. pp 23 – 27
‘Rob Roy: The Man in the Middle’ Jump Cut # 43. 2000. 31 – 37
‘Educational Drama and Radical Theatre Practice’ (with Stephen Lacey)
New Theatre Quarterly. Vol. VIII, No 29. February 1992. 81 - 91
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“All I have seen … are wonders”: Directing Brome.
A Jovial Crew: Critical Introduction
(Jointly authored with Richard Cave, Helen Ostovich and Elizabeth Schafer)
‘Rob Roy: The Man in the Middle’ Jump Cut # 43.
The e-book of The Promised Land project can be found by clicking here: Promised Land e-book