Theatre Applications was a conference organised by Central School of Speech & Drama, held on the 21 – 23 April 2010. The conference convenors were Sally Mackey and Amanda Stuart Fisher.
Theatre Applications concerns the uses and purposes of theatre and performance in education, community, therapeutic and institutional settings. It addresses applied, social and community theatre, and forms of performance that are intended to make a difference to participants’ lives.
Theatre Applications provides scholars, practitioners, participants and funders with an opportunity to engage in debates about changing artistic practices, new circulations of power and new concepts of the political in theatre.
Central School of Speech & Drama’s front steps are being graced with an array of practitioners, academics, students and even children...