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Our Virtual Open Evening will be live via our website and linked from 16:30 on Thursday 23rd September. Join us to find out more about our Academy.


Express yourself, gain confidence! Drama Club starts next Thursday at 4:30pm. See Mr Waikh for more details.


Get active this Half Term! Our PE department are running the following student clubs.


A Welcome to Harris Academy Chafford Hundred from our Principal;


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Congratulations to Jay T and his team or winning the National 3 v 3 Basketball Championship. An incredible achievement


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The youngest Ancient Historians on a tour in London, discovering the ancient gems of Persia and Egypt


to all students, staff and community members that are celebrating


Our first Character Pillar Day runs today: Kindness.


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Looking forward to motivating the year 7, 8 and 9 students at myself and a member of my team will be running kindness workshops dealing with themes such as peer pressure and cancel culture


Latest Sports Results. Football Academy 7 Plume 4 MOTM Alfie H Netball Academy 16 Oaklands 31 Umpires player: Chichi N Coaches players: Leah C and Amber C


HACH Spring Show 2021!


Are you interested in training to become a teacher within the Essex region? Do you know someone who is interested in teaching as a career? Join us for a Train to Teach event 26th May – 4pm to 5.30pm Online Via Zoom Visit our website for more information:


Year 11 Revision Resources:


Vocabulary matters at Harris Academy Chafford Hundred –


Academy Reopening: March 2021 update.


Mental Health Matters. We’ve produced a series of videos for our students to provide some tips on staying mentally healthy.


An article about our cooking and baking challenge


Writing your feelings down can be an effective method of processing complex emotions. Poem, lyric and story writing can help encourage stress release and improve mental health


Physical activity is crucial in maintaining good mental health. Why not look at what are doing to promote well-being through exercise?

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Drama -Wider Sixth Form Reading


Course Texts

Saved, Edward Bond 

(Methuen ISBN 978-0-413-31360-7)

Hedda Gabler, Henrik Ibsen

(Methuen ISBN 978-0-413-77070-7)

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Mark Haddon, adapted by Simon Stephens (Bloomsbury, ISBN: 978-1-4081-7335-0)

Theatre in Practice: A Student's Handbook
2nd Edition
ISBN-13: 978-1138289062, 

ISBN-10: 113828906X

The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre
2nd Edition
ISBN-13: 978-1138777019
ISBN-10: 9781138777019


Recommended wider reading



Absolute Hell, Rodney Ackland

The Persians, Aeschylus

Everyman, Anonymous

Waiting for Godot, Samuel Beckett

The Enchantment, Victoria Benedictsson

Mrs Warren’s Profession, George Bernard Shaw

Pygmalion, George Bernard Shaw

Mother Courage, Bertolt Brecht

The Seagull, Anton Chekhov

Blithe Spirit, Noël Coward

Hay Fever, Noël Coward

The Maids, Jean Genet

Servant of Two Masters, Carlo Goldoni

The Nativity, adapted by Tony Harrison

A Doll's House, Henrik Ibsen

Lady from the Sea, Henrik Ibsen

Volpone, Ben Jonson

The Bells, Leopold Lewis

Dr Faustus, Christopher Marlowe

All My Sons, Arthur Miller

Playboy of the Western World, John Millington Synge

Tartuffe, Molière

The Comedy of Errors, William Shakespeare

Antigone, Sophocles

The Dream Play, August Strindberg

Under Milk Wood, Dylan Thomas

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists, Robert Tressell

Our Town, Thornton Wilder

The Corn is Green, Emlyn Williams

The Glass Menagerie, Tennessee Williams

East Lynne, Ellen Wood

Thérèse Raquin, Émile Zola


A Delicate Balance, Edward Albee

The 39 Steps, Patrick Barlow

One Man Two Guvnors, Richard Bean

The Madness of George III, Alan Bennett

London Road, Alecky Blythe

Lear, Edward Bond

Two, Jim Cartwright

Red Velvet Lolita, Chakrabarti

Vinegar Tom, Caryl Churchill

A Taste of Honey, Shelagh Delaney

I Am the Wind, Jon Fosse

Dancing at Lughnasa, Brian Friel

Small Change, Peter Gill

A History of Falling Things, James Graham

Amy’s View, David Hare

The Secret Rapture, David Hare

Humble Boy, Charlotte Jones

Stones in His Pockets, Marie Jones

My Mother Said I Never Should, Charlotte Keatley

Beautiful Burnout, Bryony Lavery

Clytemnestra, Gwyneth Lewis

Lungs, Duncan Macmillan

Decky Does a Bronco, Douglas Maxwell

The Weir, Conor McPherson

100 Neil Monaghan, Diene Petterle & Christopher Heimann

Lovesong, Abi Morgan

'night Mother, Marsha Norman

Loot, Joe Orton

The Entertainer, John Osborne

Amgen/Broken, Gary Owen

Constellations, Nick Payne

The Birthday Party, Harold Pinter

Say It With Flowers, Meic Povey and Johnny Tudor

Salt, Root and Roe, Tim Price

Deep Cut, Philip Ralph

Art, Yasmina Reza

The Red Shoes, Emma Rice

Tristan and Yseult, Emma Rice

Shirley Valentine, Willy Russell

Amadeus, Peter Shaffer

Into the Woods, Stephen Sondheim

True West, Sam Shepard

Tusk Tusk, Polly Stenham

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Tom Stoppard

Brontë, Polly Teale

The Street of Crocodiles, Theatre de Complicite

The Dark Philosophers, Gwyn Thomas

Bazaar and Rummage, Sue Townsend

The Ash Girl, Timberlake Wertenbaker

Jane Eyre, Adapted by the National Theatre (2015)