by Daniel Jamieson

Information for Schools

Theatre Alibi has built an excellent reputation for its distinctive style of physical theatre and high quality study resources. The company is a Prescribed Practitioner in the new AQA Draft Specification for A Level Drama.

Falling combines intimate storytelling and physical performance with a thrilling live soundscape, projection and puppetry, demonstrating skills that are accessible and clearly transferable to students’ own work.


Drama / Theatre Studies (GCSE, AS & A Level, International Baccalaureate, BTech Performing Arts). Please note that Falling is aimed at adults and young people from 14+.

Study Resources

The Script

Please click here to download the script (PDF).


A DVD recording of the production to include a post-show Q&A with Writer, Director and cast is available (£22+vat). You’re welcome to make the recording available to students through your school or college Intranet. Please contact info@theatrealibi.co.uk to order a copy.

Free Study Pack

Please click here to download the pack (PDF).

Interviews with cast, Director & Composer/MD

A Conversation with Director Nikki Sved

Amy Blair on playing Alice

Jordan Whyte on playing Claire

The Music: an interview with Composer & MD Thomas Johnson

Solving a Moment

Director Nikki Sved works with Movement & Puppetry Advisor Simon Palmer and actors Jordan Whyte and Amy Blair to discover how a simple puppet made out of a child’s coat and a football can become a little girl, Amelie. The film ends with the whole sequence put together and run in the rehearsal room. Click here to watch the video.