Performance Philosophy is an international network open to all researchers concerned with the relationship between performance & philosophy.

  • Anyone can be a member of Performance Philosophy and it is free to join. Just click on the link that says 'Sign Up' in the box above. 
  • All members are free to propose new groups within Performance Philosophy. These can be either geographic or thematic groups. Please see the 'About' page for more information. Or go to 'Groups' to propose a new group.
  • If you have any problems using this website, please contact: 
  • For general enquiries about Performance Philosophy, please contact Laura Cull: l.cull@surrey.ac.uk

Forum

Staging Moral Philosophy

Started by Matthew Hood. Last reply by Daniel W. Christmann Mar 15. 2 Replies

'Theatre was born out of a universal, irresistible attraction to the new and extraordinary, a desire to feel oneself put into a state of passion'.(Friedrich Schiller).Can our attraction to the "new"…Continue

Tags: Philosophy, Audience, Studies, Theory, Moral

Interested in Nancy?

Started by Claire Maria Chambers. Last reply by Bernard Roddy Mar 5. 1 Reply

This is just a general shout-out to see if I can connect with any other PP scholars interested in the work of Jean-Luc Nancy, especially his A Finite Thinking and Being Singular Plural. I'm working…Continue

PERFORMANCE PHILOSOPHY BIBLIOGRAPHY

Started by Laura Cull. Last reply by Antanas Obcarskas Jan 22. 19 Replies

The current version of the Performance Philosophy bibliography (which appears on the 'TEXTS' page of this website) is very much a work in progress.As it stands, it is clearly very partial and heavily…Continue

to convoke the possible in its time

Started by Mónica Susana Vergara Málaga Jan 20. 0 Replies

"..In the face of the no sense and the dissonance between: a life – uncertain by nature- and consequently impossible to be predefined to inhabit and a society that follows the “common sense” and…Continue

Blog Posts

Kontrapunkt # 4 - Dance and Art at the Tel Aviv Museum

Posted by Lior Avizoor on January 22, 2015 at 20:46 0 Comments

Hi all,

please let me know if you're around. would love to see you there.



info:

www.tamuseum.org.il/en/event-item/35123

this is how it looked like last time:

www.vimeo.com/116194250

The series Kontrapunkt brings together dance and visual art in…

Continue

History, Memory, Performance

Posted by Yana meerzon on January 17, 2015 at 20:53 0 Comments

History, Memory, Performance

Edited by David DeanYana MeerzonKathryn Prince

Palgrave, 2014

History, Memory, Performance is an interdisciplinary collection of essays…

Continue

MA Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy & MFA Directing for the Theatre, University of Ottawa

Posted by Yana meerzon on January 17, 2015 at 20:45 0 Comments

Master of Arts in Theatre (MA) (Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy)…
Continue

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Latest Activity

Profile IconLizeta Makka, Alex Ferguson, Max Weismann and 5 more joined Performance Philosophy
5 hours ago
Iddo Gruengard joined Stuart Grant's group
Thumbnail

Phenomenology of Performance

Group for phenomenology in of as or about the study and or practice of performanceSee More
yesterday
Iddo Gruengard joined Felipe Cervera's group
Thumbnail

Performance and Science Fiction

Science Fiction Studies has relied on performance theory in order to define itself.   For instance, the 'father' SF studies, Darko Suvin, relied on Brecht in the development of his definition of SF as the literature of cognitive estrangement. Later, Carl Freedman wrote of the effect that SF performs on the reader. And, more recently, China Miéville  draws from Austin in order to make a point that SF is 'something done with language by someone to someone' and then flirts with Stanislavski by…See More
yesterday
Jen McCall is now a member of Performance Philosophy
yesterday
Aurea Dominguez liked Laura Cull's page Texts
Tuesday
Chiel Kattenbelt joined Clara Armand's group
Thumbnail

Intermedial Performance

This group will discuss a range of intermedial possibilities, transformations and/or issues at the interart juncture of live and recorded performance. We shall open up a forum to discuss the communicative systems of a range of art forms, which interact within the medium of performance. A media-saturated world has inevitably transformed traditional notions of performance and has inspired new perspectives and aspects of performance theory. The whole framing act of communication has been brought…See More
Monday
Prof. Dr. Andrea Sick is now a member of Performance Philosophy
Monday
Flore Garcin-Marrou commented on Liza Kharoubi-Echenique's group PERFORMANCE PHILOSOPHY - FRANCE
"The Labo LAPS is proud to support the international Conference : "The philosophical stage of puppet theater". 25-27/03/2015, University of Toulouse, France. A conference organized by Hélène Beauchamp, Elise Van Haesebroeck,…"
Monday
Virginia Liberatore left a comment for Dr Carolyn Shapiro
"looking forward to seeing you at chicago conference! virginia"
Saturday
Profile IconGaia Z and Eric Lewis joined Performance Philosophy
Saturday
Eric Lewis joined Clara Armand's group
Thumbnail

Intermedial Performance

This group will discuss a range of intermedial possibilities, transformations and/or issues at the interart juncture of live and recorded performance. We shall open up a forum to discuss the communicative systems of a range of art forms, which interact within the medium of performance. A media-saturated world has inevitably transformed traditional notions of performance and has inspired new perspectives and aspects of performance theory. The whole framing act of communication has been brought…See More
Mar 20
Eric Lewis joined Anthony Gritten's group
Thumbnail

Music/Performance/Philosophy

This group is interested in the multiple relationships between music, performance, and philosophy. No particular methodology or intellectual tradition is emphasised: the purpose of the group is to further the understanding of philosophy in, and as music performance, and of music performance as philosophy.See More
Mar 20
Profile IconRodrigo Alexis González Oliva, Sarah Knox and Georgios Tsagdis joined Performance Philosophy
Mar 18
Profile IconCristiane Bouger, Rubén López Pérez and David Hickling joined Performance Philosophy
Mar 16
Zane Estere is now a member of Performance Philosophy
Mar 15
Daniel W. Christmann replied to Matthew Hood's discussion Staging Moral Philosophy
"You know, its an interesting point, this connection between the idea of the "new" and provocation. Because they are connected to very interesting aspects in a globalized society. They are also, interestingly enough, pulled in two different…"
Mar 15

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All
 
 
 

© 2015   Created by Laura Cull.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service