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Three Looms Waiting

Synopsis
The story of drama teacher Dorothy Heathcote, who left school at age 14 to go to work in a mill. At 20 she won a place at a theatre school with her fees paid by the mill owner and four years later she was a lecturer in educational drama at the University of Newcastle. The film shows her work on Tyneside with a variety of young people.
Series
Omnibus, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Year of production
1971
Subjects
Drama; Education
Keywords
drama in education; drama teaching; Heathcote, Dorothy

Online availability

URI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5jBNIEQrZs
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Dorothy Heathcote

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

YouTube

Web
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