What the Thunder Said
"The best resources for schools I have seen... I look forward to welcoming back Theatre Centre for many years to come!"
Oliver Laurenson-Gore, Education Officer, Norden Farm Centre for the Arts
"It is hugely important to keep the ideas raised by the play alive, and to continue the conversation about violence with the children. Without talking about it and trying to understand it from the children’s point of view we have no chance of helping."
Dr Natasha Kirkham, Developmental Psychologist
- The synopsis allows students to recap on the narrative of the play.
- A filmed interview with developmental psychologist Dr Natasha Kirkham and two Year 6 students (above) opens up some of the research behind the play, focusing on the emotional impact of witnessing violent crime.
- A filmed interview with playwright Ed Harris and two Year 5 students (above) explores Ed's writing process.
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