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Lecturer A in Theatre and Performance, Birkbeck College, University of London

Posted: July 2, 2014 | By:

Applications are invited for a full-time, open-ended Lectureship in Theatre and Performance in the Department of English and Humanities. You will be involved in our lively research community and will make a full contribution to the Department's international research profile. You will work with the Theatre Studies team to contribute to the delivery and extension of existing programmes at undergraduate, taught masters and research levels. You will be able to demonstrate a commitment to the deve...

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Call for Proposals: Disability/Culture: New Grounds. A Practice-Based Research Symposium. February 3rd to 6th 2015

Posted: June 27, 2014 | By:

UMInDS presents: Disability/Culture: New Grounds. A Practice-Based Research Symposium. February 3rd to 6th 2015 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Deadline for applications: August 1st 2014, notification: September 15th 2014. In our seventh practice-based research symposium at the University of Michigan, and as the Initiative on Disability Studies’ Spring Conference, we’ll investigate cultural practices around cognitive, emotional, sensory, and embodied differences that trouble an assum...

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Call for contributions, RiDE 20.3

Posted: June 19, 2014 | By:

Call for Contributions RiDE: the Journal of Applied Theatre & Performance 20th Anniversary Edition   20.3 Looking back and looking forward   Since 1996 RiDE has been a space for the exploration and analysis of all aspects of applied and social theatre and drama education. Over the course of twenty years much has changed within the subject areas, as have their boundaries.   On behalf of the Editorial Board, a small team has been tracing some of these shifting preoccup...

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Staged Reading of Antigonick at the TPP Conference

Posted: June 19, 2014 | By:

PHILO-PERFORMANCE:   ANTIGONICK by Sophokles, translated by Anne Carson   A PUBLIC READING AND DISCUSSION CURATED BY BEN HJORTH TO BE HELD DURING THE TPP CONFERENCE ON THURSDAY, JUNE 26, AT 2:00PM IN THE AMPHITÉÂTRE RICHELIEU CAST   Antigone ________________________________________________ Avital Ronell Ismene sister of Antigone  _____________________________ Elisabeth Angel-Perez Kreon king of Thebes ________________________________________ Ju...

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Warwick Bursary Awardees to send in flight details by 15 June 2014

Posted: June 11, 2014 | By:

All those awarded IFTR bursaries towards attendance at the Theatre & Stratification World Congress at the University of Warwick, 28 July to 1 August, are reminded to send details of your flight bookings to \n This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. BY 15 JUNE. It is very important that we know as soon as possible if you are NOT attending the conference. Failure to arrange a flight is a likely sign of non-attendance!

Job Vacancy in Groningen, Netherlands

Posted: June 11, 2014 | By:

Hans van Maanen wants to announce to members that there is a vacancy for a job in theatre and performance studies. See link below: http://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/job-opportunities/overview?details=00347-0000005647

Theater, Performance, Philosophy Conference

Posted: June 6, 2014 | By:

  We are pleased to announce that the program for the Theater, Performance, Philosophy conference is now available online for downloading at http://tpp2014.com/en-us/programme/ In the PDF version, you will find a complete list of events, workshops, panel sessions and plenaries, including a film screening and performance scheduled for the dates of June 26 – 28, 2014 at the University of Paris – Sorbonne. In addition to over 100 presenters and performers from 23 different countries, t...

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University of Cape Town - LECTURER Drama, Theatre and Performance

Posted: June 6, 2014 | By:

Built on a proud tradition of excellence, The University of Cape Town’s Drama Department is committed to nurturing creative and academic achievement within the context of a vibrant local and international performing arts community. We are seeking a dynamic individual to continue this tradition of excellence. Requirements include: A PhD or MA in Drama or Masters Qualification in a cognate field. (In the case of an MA, the candidate will commit to pursuing PhD studies.) A proven track reco...

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University of Cape Town - SENIOR LECTURER/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Drama, Theatre and Performance

Posted: June 6, 2014 | By:

Built on a proud tradition of excellence, The University of Cape Town’s Drama Department is committed to nurturing creative and academic achievement within the context of a vibrant local and international performing arts community. We are seeking a dynamic individual to continue this tradition of excellence. Requirements include: A PhD or MA in Drama or Masters Qualification in a cognate field. A proven track record in teaching Acting (especially to senior undergraduate students) and als...

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CROSS-OVER ARTISTS

Posted: June 5, 2014 | By:

Cross-over Artists: The international careers of early twentieth-century theatre artists between stage, microphone and camera A Symposium to be held at the School of Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies, Millburn House, University of Warwick, 23 – 24 July 2014 An investigation emerging from, and extending the focus of, the Leverhulme-funded Research Project British-Australian Cultural Exchange: Live Performance 1880-1960. Papers will be pre-circulated to attendees and the sym...

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