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Next Lesson

Woodley, Chris
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Aurora Metro Publications (Aurora Metro Books)
Published: January 29, 2019
ISBN: 9781912430192
80 pages


Next Lesson, a new play by Chris Woodley, about the controversial Section 28. Exploring human consequences for the school community. Ideal for drama students, colleges, amateur theatre groups, local theatres. Publishing to coincide with LGBTQ History Month, February 2019. In 1988, 14-year-old Michael comes out as gay. Later he returns as a teacher. In the background: the notorious Section 28 of Thatcher’s Local Government Act, which prohibited schools from “promoting homosexuality”. The narrative of the play spans from 1988 to 2003.

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