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Laughter and Love: Creative Counter-Discourses within Performer Training
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-12-23)
The importance of being serious and treating the practice seriously is emphasised across many different psychophysical performer trainings, with practitioners following Grotowski’s lead and emphasising the need to ‘Leave ...
(Cambridge University Press, 2014)
This chapter looks to recent and established positions in the fields from which stylistics and performance might respectively be plucked and offers, with further reference to cognate critical theories, an analysis ...
On Junitaki Falls
(Composers Edition, 2018-05)
On Junitaki Falls is a composition for live instrument and two artificial intelligent performers controlled by a central computer system that also operates as the score. Although Junitaki Falls exists as a geological feature ...
The River Flows On: Student performer engagement with the texts and methodology of Robert Lepage.
(Education and Theatre Journal, 2010-10)
Between September 2008 and February 2009, a cohort of third year Drama Studies undergraduates at De Montfort University (DMU) in the UK adapted and then performed ‘The Seven Streams of the River Ota’ by Robert Lepage. In ...
Englishness: Twentieth-Century Popular Culture and the Forming of English Identity
(Edinburgh University Press, 2009)
The book examines the conflicts, dilemmas and contradictions that marked Englishness as the nation changed from an imperial power to a postcolonial state. The chapters deal with such topics as travel writing, popular song, ...
On Junitaki Falls - A.I. installation
On Junitaki Falls, is a composition for live instrument and two artificial intelligent performers controlled by a central computer system which also operates as the score. Although Junitaki Falls exists as a geological ...
Revisiting "No to spectacle": self unfinished and Véronique Doisneau.
(Narr Francke Attempto Verlag GmbH + Co. KG., 2008)
This essay presents readings of Jérôme Bel's 'Veronique Doisneau' and Xavier Le Roy's 'Self Unfinished' that examines the social and political implications of their use of experimental artistic strategies. It places these ...
Will you play? Implications of audience interventions in improvised dance performance
This article addresses participation through audience interventions in the work of Quick Shifts Improvisation Collective. It reflects upon a range of approaches taken by Quick Shifts that invite audience members to participate ...
(Dance 4 (National Dance Agency), 2015-03-11)
Performance work especially adapted for the mainstage at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham as part of the international dance festival NottDance 2015.
The three-ness of three ones
(Intellect Ltd, 2014-12)
This article explores processes within a dance practice as research (PaR) case study and draws upon theoretical and philosophical conceptions of the interval and kinaesthetic empathy to discuss relational and emergent ...