Old Bailey Courtroom

Darnay's Trial Discussion

Work Time

After the performance of the script, join the whole class in a discussion about what you created and saw.

  • What feeling did this court scene create in you? Point to specific moments that contributed to that feeling.
  • What did you notice about the main characters? Did the performance change or deepen your impression of any of the main characters in the scene?
  • What is your opinion of Lucie? Of Carton? What specific language or behavior creates those impressions?