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Description - House of Games (revised edition) by Chris Johnston

A treasure trove of drama games and exercises, House of Games has proved itself an immensely valuable resource for teachers, theatre directors and drama workshop leaders.

Following on from Keith Johnstone's famous Impro and Augusto Boal's Games for Actors and Non Actors, Chris Johnston's book provides ideas and guidance for drama groups of all kinds.

'This is an excellent resource book for anyone involved in participatory drama'
- Guild of Drama Adjudicators Newsletter

'It is friendly, accessible, well structured and full of good advice much of it plain common sense... Reading it is like being in a room buzzing with relaxed and informed conversation about basic principles, and good ruses for realising both general and specific aims'
- Theatre Research International

'House of Games is a book I will return to and learn much from'
- Studies in Theatre Production

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781854599056
ISBN-10: 1854599054
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Publish Date: 16-Dec-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Chris Johnston

Chris Johnston has been active in drama for over twenty-five years and has worked with groups of all kinds from prisoners to old-age pensioners, from youth clubs to professional actors. He is currently Co- Director of Rideout (Creative Arts for Rehabilitation) and Director of Fluxx Theatre Company. This revised edition of House of Games is published alongside his new book, The Improvisation Game.

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