ERIC Number: EJ674466
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
"B-O-U-R-N-E-M-O-U-T-H! Our Town!" Effects on Male Teenagers of Participation in a Community Play.
Research in Drama Education, v6 n1 p69-84 Mar 2001
Explains a study in which male drama students, several of whom had behavioral difficulties, engaged in creating two scenes for a community play. Concludes that the play was a catalyst for significant growth in the boys, who valued highly the opportunity to share ownership of the content. Notes certain elements of the creative process need to be reviewed in future productions. (PM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Behavior Problems, Case Studies, Community Programs, Creativity, Drama, Males, Secondary Education, Social Development, Student Attitudes, Student Participation
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