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  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Liverpool playwright Willy Russell is a National Curriculum approved author whose play Blood Brothers is a set text at GCSE. Mark Gunton is a head of English in Derbyshire.
    4th September 2014

    Oxford Playscripts: Blood Brothers

    Twin brothers, Mickey and Edward, are separated at birth as their mother cannot afford to keep them both. Raised only st... More

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    3rd September 1993

    Our Day Out

    The Heinemann Plays series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions. Many have large ca... More

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    1st October 1996

    Shirley Valentine

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    30th January 2000

    Educating Rita

    Hairdresser Rita feels that life is passing her by. She wants an education. But does Frank have anything to teach her? W... More

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    4th September 2014

    Oxford Playscripts: Our Day Out and other plays

    In Our Day Out Mrs Kay's 'Progress Class' embark on an anarchic school trip to Conwy Castle in Wales. Assisted by the au... More

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    25th March 2011

    Our Day Out: Improving Standards in English through Drama at Key Stage 3 and GCSE

    This revised version of Willy Russell's much loved play won rave reviews when it opened in Liverpool in 2009. Slightly u... More

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    30th September 1991

    Shirley Valentine

    This volume is part of a series of novels, plays and stories at GCSE/Key Stage 4 level, designed to meet the needs of th... More

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    1st December 1989

    Act

    The first play, Love is a Many Splendoured Thing by Alan Bleasdale, was commissioned by BBC School Radio. It takes its ... More

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    • Oxford Playscripts: Blood Brothers

      Oxford Playscripts: Blood Brothers

      by milly_

      I loved this book. It was very intriguing to read and watch. I loved how , even though Miky and Edward were separated for such a long time, they still...