Band has an interview on a television or radio chat show. All the interviewer seems to be interested in is the lead singer. How do the rest of the band deal with this, bearing in mind that they are being watched by millions of their fans.
The differences in the band concerning image and style come to a head. They demand a meeting with the recording company executives.
Meeting between the band and executives in the boardroom.
Want to stay together and sort out differences.
Want the lead singer to go solo and perhaps lay off the rest of the band.
What is the outcome? Is this modern day patronage any different to 18th Century patronage?
As part of this drama work the pupils can design promotional posters for the band, find a name, write reports on their progress for the music papers, design costumes and sets for their concerts. But they should be answerable all the time to a recording company executive - possibly teacher in role.