As Waters Rise Learning Resources

As Waters Rise is a new radio play written by Ben Weatherill and performed by the Almeida Young Company during the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020. It is free to listen to and suitable for GCSE and A-Level Drama students as well as for use in PSHE, Sociology, Politics and Philosophy lessons.

It’s rising. I know that sounds…but it’s the truth. It’s getting higher. And I remember saying if the rain doesn’t stop...then...

Listen to Episode 1: The Other Side of the River

Listen to Episode 2: Near The Surface

Listen to Episode 3: Coming Up For Air

The transcript of each episode is available to download alongside the audio.

As Waters Rise is accompanied by a set of learning resources written by Director Alex Brown and Schools Coordinator Alicia Mills. These resources have been designed to use with your students before, while and after they listen.