Perforum Conference 2018 – CFP

PERFORUM – 20th – 21st June, 2018 – CFP Deadline: Friday, 18th May 2018 POSTGRADUATE ARTS PRACTICE RESEARCH CONFERENCE 2018 The Department of Theatre and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Performance Practices University College Cork  in collaboration with Cork Midsummer Festival 2018 present: CHANGING THEATRES: DRAMATURGY AND CONTEMPORARY THEATRE PRACTICE AND RESEARCH The …

Job Vacancy – UCC Senior Lecturer in Drama and Theatre Studies

Specific Purpose Whole Time Post (Minimum Anticipated Duration of 5 Years) UCC wishes to appoint a visionary leader, researcher and teacher in Theatre to the position of Senior Lecturer (the appointee will be expected to act as Head of Department on commencement and in the future as required); …

Gender, Sexuality, and the City

Performance Ireland. Special Issue. Eds. Shonagh Hill (Author),‎ Cormac O’Brien (Author) Irish Theatre International/Irish Society for Theatre Research Kindle Edition. Carysfort Press. At the core of this special issue of Performance Ireland are two crucial questions: how do gender and sexuality shape these processes of metropolitan being by …

New Publication: Perspectives on Contemporary Irish Theatre

Perspectives on Contemporary Irish Theatre: Populating the Stage, edited by Anne Etienne and Thierry Dubost. Palgrave MacMillan This book addresses the notion posed by Thomas Kilroy in his definition of a playwright’s creative process: ‘We write plays, I feel, in order to populate the stage’. It gathers eclectic …

ISTR Conference 2018 – Call for Papers

Regions, Ruins and Regeneration I.S.T.R. 2018 | University of Lincoln | 1-2 June, 2018 Keynote Speakers:  Prof Mike Pearson, Aberystwyth University &  Dr Charlotte McIvor, NUI Galway The 2018 ISTR conference invites proposals for papers and practice-based presentations focusing on issues of identity, community and place as they relate to theatre …

IASIL PhD Forum 2018 – Call for Applications

Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands Monday 23 July, 9:00-14:00 Tutors will include José Lanters (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), Eugene McNulty (DCU), and Ondřej Pilný (Forum convenor, Charles University, Prague). IASIL PhD Forum 2018 Call for Applications The International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures wishes to announce an …

Katie Roche by Teresa Deevy downloadable Research Pack

Following its recently acclaimed production of Katie Roche by Teresa Deevy (directed by Caroline Byrne) the Abbey Theatre (Dublin) has posted a downloadable online Research Pack containing a broad range of material on this important playwright and her work in the Irish dramatic canon. Compiled and researched by Marie Kelly (University College Cork), the pack contains significant archival …

CFP – PERFORUM 2017 POSGRADUATE CONFERENCE

Body Activities Practice-as-research at the intersection between embodied practice and theory. 19th & 20th June in the Firkin Crane, the Home of Dance. A collaboration between Drama and Theatre Studies, School of Music and Theatre, UCC, Cork Midsummer Festival,  The Firkin Crane, The Triskel Arts Centre & The Guest House Deadline …

ISTR 2017 – Registration

Performance And Revolution I.S.T.R. 2017 / 28-29 APRIL, University of Nottingham Registration for ISTR 2017 at the University of Nottingham can be viewed and booked now on the Online store. On-campus accommodation can also be booked through the online store when registering for the conference, further details of …