CFP Sharing Space II Symposium

The School of Arts, English and Languages at Queen’s in association with the Irish Society for Theatre Research is holding a one-day symposium on Practice as Research (PaR) processes in the creative arts at the Brian Friel Centre on Friday, 14th June 2019.

The Palgrave Handbook of Contemporary Irish Theatre and Performance

Editors: Jordan, Eamonn, Weitz, Eric This Handbook offers a multiform sweep of theoretical, historical, practical and personal glimpses into a landscape roughly characterised as contemporary Irish theatre and performance. Bringing together a spectrum of voices and sensibilities in each of its four sections — Histories, Close-ups, Interfaces, and …

Perforum: SPRING 2019

Department of Theatre, School of Music & Theatre, UCC in association with Theatre Development Centre/Corcadorca Theatre Company presents: PERFORUM: SPRING 2019 Theatre of the Image Venue: Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork City.  Weds 13th Feb (6 – 7:45 pm) Telory Arendell Theatre and Dance Department, Missouri State University ‘Dance …

ISTR Conference 2019 – Call for Papers

Conversations Through Time: Intersectional, Intergenerational, Interdisciplinary Tara Building, Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick May 10 & 11 Keynote Speakers:  Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick, Ulster University Dr. Emilie Pine, University College Dublin Theatre and performance practices have often been called upon as ways to understand contemporary discourses. Now more than ever …

The Theatre and Films of Conor McPherson – Conspicuous Communities

by: Eamonn Jordan | Series Editor(s): Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr., Patrick Lonergan The spellbinding premiere of The Weir at the Royal Court in 1997 was the first of many works to bring Conor McPherson to the attention of the theatre-going public. Acclaimed plays followed, including Shining City, The Seafarer, The …

ISTR 2018 – Registration Open

Regions, Ruins and Regeneration I.S.T.R. 2018 / 1-2 June, University of Lincoln Registration for ISTR 2018 can be viewed and booked now on the Online store. Travelling to Lincoln: Lincoln is one of England’s heritage cities, home to one of Europe’s finest cathedrals and a 1215 Magna Carta …

Theatre Connects Symposium 2018

Performative Pathways Between Schools, Universities and the Wider Community Friday, 25 May – 12.00 – 16.30 Venue: Creative Zone, Boole Library, Main Campus, University College Cork Theatre can help us to build our future, rather than just waiting for it. Augusto Boal The organisers and contributors to this symposium …