Carers Week 2021
‘People Like Us’ – Theatre of Debate’s exciting, free, digital resource for KS3 + KS4 is now available for Carers Week 2021 (7-13th June) FREE until 23rd July 2021
‘People Like Us’ by Judith Johnson is a new digital theatre production from Theatre of Debate, (formerly known as Y Touring). The project targets pupils aged 14+, and has been co-produced with Action for Carers to raise awareness about the lives of young carers at the same time as supporting the achievement of attainment targets for key stage 3 and 4 across Citizenship, English, drama and PHSE whilst promoting Spiritual,Moral,Social and Cultural development and mental well being.
Judith Johnson’s, powerful, fast-moving, humorous and timely contemporary drama tells the story of Tyler and Gemma. Both are 16, but apart from detention seem to have little in common. Until Tyler finds out Gemma is a young carer, just like him…