teaching resource

Detailed Stage Directions Poster

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 1 page | Years: 3 - 7

A poster explaining detailed stage direction terminology.

Use this educational poster to display information about detailed stage directions. This poster is useful for students who are studying drama in the classroom, learning about the elements of drama and the concept of ‘dramatic action’, as well as those who are learning the basics of theatre and performance skills.

The poster includes the following detailed stage direction terminology:

  • Downstage Left (DSL)
  • Downstage Centre (DSC)
  • Downstage Right (DSR)
  • Centre Stage Left (CSL)
  • Centre Stage (CS)
  • Upstage Left (USL)
  • Upstage Centre (USC)
  • Upstage Right (USR)

You may like to use this resource in conjunction with the Basic Stage Directions Poster.


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