General Overview

The seven ‘Elements of Drama’ used in this section are drawn from the Creative Arts K-6: Syllabus (Board of Studies, NSW, 2000) and are used to enhance the drama experience across all forms. They give us a ‘Sense of Drama’ (Poston-Anderson, 2012) and provide the tools to manipulate our engagement and approach to various drama activities and skills.

• Space
• Focus
• Contrast
• Mood
• Time
• Symbol
• Tension

Education content in this site developed by Dr Rachel Perry (UTS) as part of the Monkey Baa Arts Ed: Crossing the Line Project