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Available Online IMAGINED THEATRES issue #03

Started by Daniel Sack Aug 13. 0 Replies

We are pleased to announce the launch of issue #03 of …Continue

Tags: imagined, writing, theatres, open, access

Workshop CFP: The Mimetic Condition: A Transdisciplinary Approach

Started by Daniel Villegas Vélez Jun 3. 0 Replies

Workshop CFP: The Mimetic Condition: A Transdisciplinary ApproachInstitute of Philosophy, KU Leuven (Belgium)December 5-6, 2019Keynote: Prof. Gunter Gebauer (Free University of Berlin)Since the…Continue

Tags: workshop, transdisciplinarity, mimesis

Announcing the Performance Philosophy Crowdfunding Campaign!

Started by Naomi Woo Apr 7. 0 Replies

Performance Philosophy is launching our first…Continue


Started by Lindsay Gianoukas Feb 20. 0 Replies

The Brazilian Journal on Presence Studies [Revista Brasileira de Estudos daPresença], an open access, peer-reviewed, online journal that does notcharge any submission or publication fees, invites…Continue


Blog Posts

Division of Labor - Denis Beaubois

Posted by Gabrielle Senza on February 23, 2018 at 0:36 0 Comments

I just came across Denis Beaubois, an Australian multidisciplinary artist whose work, Currency - Division of Labor might be of interest to researchers here.

It is a series of video/performance works that use the division of labor model in capitalism as a structural tool for performance.

From his website:

The Division of labour work explores…


The School of Making Thinking's Summer 2018 Residency Programs

Posted by Aaron Finbloom on January 9, 2018 at 15:01 0 Comments

Hi everyone!

I help run an amazing interdisciplinary artist/thinker residency program called The School of Making Thinking based out of the U.S. and I wanted to share our summer programs and encourage Performance Philosophy ppl to apply (as I think many will find them quite interested :- )

see below!




The School of Making Thinking hosts Summer Intensives for…


Playing with Virtual Realities - Performances and Symposium

Posted by Einav Katan-Schmid on November 18, 2017 at 13:14 0 Comments

PREMIERE Playing with Virtual Realities  
25. bis 28.01.2018 A research project of the Cluster of Excellence Image Knowledge Gestaltung, Humboldt-University of Berlin   …


Forum Discussions (42)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Claire Bishop and Nicholas Bourriaud

Claire Bishop's book, Artificial Hells, provides a useful resource to engage with a set of works in performance of relevance to studio pra…

Started by Bernard Roddy

0 Jul 26, 2016

Nowhere Near London (or, The Late Walter Benjamin)

is to be given its premiere in the main auditorium at the Watford Palace Theatre on Monday, July 4th, 7.30pm see http://watfordpalacetheatr…

Started by Fred Dalmasso

0 Jun 23, 2016

52 PORTRAITS: a conversation

52 PORTRAITS: Jonathan Burrows, Matteo Fargion and Hugo Glendinning in conversation with Adrian Heathfield and Sarah Whatley Date & Tim…

Started by Daniela Perazzo Domm

0 Jun 17, 2016

Register by 13 June for The Uses of Utopia (Clare College, Cambridge)

THE USES OF UTOPIA an interdisciplinary symposium on the 500th anniversary of Thomas More's Utopia26 June 2016Clare College, Cambridge REG…

Started by Naomi Woo

0 Jun 6, 2016

Last Train (a thought thriller) - HowTheLightGetsIn Festival, Hay-on-Wye 31st May 2016

Last Train - a thought thriller a play of voices by Fred Dalmasso & John Schad - based on John Schad’s 2007 book Someone Called Derrida…

Started by Fred Dalmasso

0 May 28, 2016

Postdramatic Theatre and Form (Reminder)

With apologies for cross-posting! Postdramatic Theatre and FormCall for SubmissionsEditors: Shane Boyle, Matt Cornish, Brandon WoolfEmail: …

Started by Matt Cornish

0 Apr 7, 2016


The current version of the Performance Philosophy bibliography (which appears on the 'TEXTS' page of this website) is very much a work in p…

Started by Laura Cull

23 Apr 7, 2016
Reply by Antanas Obcarskas


CALL FOR PROPOSALS: THE USES OF UTOPIA____________________________________________26 June 2016, Clare College, University of CambridgeA SYM…

Started by Naomi Woo

0 Apr 6, 2016

Theatre, Performance and Philosophy Working Group : Call for Papers

The co-convenors are delighted to issue a call for papers for the forthcoming conference at the University of Bristol in September on any…

Started by Fred Dalmasso

0 Apr 4, 2016

Theodor Adorno

An account of my first discovery of Adorno may be unusual but may also lead straight into the heart of his thinking better than straight ph…

Started by Felix de Villiers

9 Mar 18, 2016
Reply by Felix de Villiers


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