‘This plays puts new twists in an old tale. Lower secondary pupils will love the vivid clash of ideas and personalities; teachers will find The Ratz an excellent springboard for drama improvisation, discussion and written work. Used for production or classroom reading, this is a challenging play – relevant to young people today.’ Glen Pike, English Teacher
About the Author
Simon Adorian (author of the playscript) is Acting Headteacher at St Osmund’s Middle School, Dorchester. From September 1998 he will be Dorset LEA Literacy Consultant. He is also the author of the successful plays The Ratz and Trojans.
Sue Cottam (author of the resources) is Co-ordinator of Creative and Performing Arts at St Osmund’s Middle School, Dorchester.