The importance of teaching Drama
Here at KBS, we strongly believe that Drama expands the mind and
A drama education involves imagination and feelings it helps us make
sense of the world through the creation of imagined characters and
In Drama students use their imaginations and draw upon their own
personal experiences. Through Drama they get to express and share
their ideas, feelings and reactions, making use of different
elements like language, space, and symbol.
Drama is a subject designed to help children by doing.
They can expand their imaginations, free the way they think, talk,
They will learn how to express themselves with their voice and their
Theater skills enhance children's self esteem, make it easier to
step into new situations, help them problem solve, strengthen
listening skills, encourage cooperation, make interaction with
others more comfortable, and manage public speaking fears.
Drama requires specific skills, knowledge and understanding which
are progressively taught and assessed 3 interconnected activities
characterise the subject of drama at all levels: making, performing
What Makes Drama so Unique?
Drama provides opportunities for self-expression, bringing the inner
world into the outer world.
Drama enhances your individuality and independence while
strengthening the importance teamwork and collaboration.
Drama is the self-expression of your personal strength it allows you
to channel these strengths into understanding sometimes difficult
Drama can improve your academic achievement by enhancing attitudes,
social skills, critical and creative thinking.