A Comparison between Blue Remembered Hills and the production of Kes.

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Drama- A Comparison between Blue Remembered Hills and the production of Kes

We performed a piece of drama called Blue Remembered Hills, and I as an individual read a book called Kes. Blue Remembered Hills was written by a person called Dennis Potter and the play was set in the countryside in Somerset around 1940.

A major difference between the two plays which I studied was that our play was adults playing children whereas Kes was played by adults except for one (Billy who was actually a child).

I think that Blue Remembered Hills was played by children so that we as an audience would be able to see each child characterisations much better and we could understand them a lot easier.

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The theme of our play was totally scripted, there were many different personalities and they were also all individual, throughout the play we get a better idea of what each child is like and the purpose they have in the play, we also get to see the differences and similarities between each character.

The comparison here between the two plays is that Billy from Kes up to alot of mischief like when he forgets his games kit or steals milk, and the children from Blue Remembered Hills also get into trouble like when they kill the squirrel.

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