Jessica Blank & Erik Jensen - AFTERMATH. Verbatim Theatre. A guide to creating verbatim theatre. Verbatim Theatre. Classroom Exercise: Verbatim Theatre - The Theatrefolk Weblog. If you’re looking for a great cross-curricular activity for your drama classroom, delve into Verbatim Theatre. verbatim: in exactly the same words, word for word Verbatim Theatre uses a process in which a playwright interviews subjects on a particular topic and issue, records the responses, then use those words exactly as they are – no changes.
There are some challenges to this type of project: How do you construct a theatrical experience with this material? An introduction to verbatim theatre.