School of English and Drama

Practice-Based Research

Lois Weaver's Long Table

As well as making text-based research, we make practice-based research, including workshops, performances, play texts, directing projects, installations, archives, exhibitions, and more.

This work explores issues related to

  • Performance forms ( Ridout, Weaver)
  • Audience-performer relationships ( Johnson, )
  • Performance for social change ( Campbell, Heritage, )
  • Community identities and relations ( , , , Welton)
  • Performance and movement ( )
  • Performance archiving ( Davids, McAvinchey)
  • Arts curatorship ( , , )
  • Arts policy ( )
  • Translation ( )

For examples of recent projects, see our Recent Performances page.