Activity 2a: Imagine you are in a team of actors, artists, dancers, poets and you wanted to use your gifts to present the story of Jesus’s life or an aspect of his teaching.
Consider together how best to communicate the essence of the account and its significance, using the dramatic arts?
Activity 2b: Invite pupils in groups to improvise a drama using the scripture as the script.
How might scripture need to be adapted to create engaging drama?
- Bible drama guidelines available here
What other props or costumes might be needed to make the drama more effective?
- Script samples available here
- Costume and prop inspiration here
Activity 2c: WATCH the Wintershall video clips of your chosen scene and compare their interpretation of scripture with yours. For a complete selection of clips, or if you are having trouble viewing the samples below, please see here..
What impact could creating or seeing performances or works of art have on the everyday, ordinary life of a Christian?