Performing Dress Lab Launch: March 2018 at The Barbican
The conference will bring together teachers, academics and researchers from a range of international institutions engaged with the teaching of theatre and performance design to explore current pedagogy and provide a discursive platform for exploring new approaches to learning and teaching across the subject.
The conference will also launch the new Theatre and Performance Design Education Network and confirm its Mission Statement and Governance. The Network will build on this inaugural conference instigating a range of international research including sharing best practice and joint institutional projects.
Key Note Speakers
- Professor Rolf Hughes. Professor of Artistic Research at Stockholm University of the Arts.
- Conference Schedule
Please note this schedule is subject to changeDay 1
Time Activity Venue 09.00 Registration/Coffee Conservatory 10.00 Welcome by Nigel Carrington and Simon Betts Lecture Theatre 10.30 Lecture with tbc Lecture Theatre 11.30 Tea/Coffee Conservatory 12.00 – 13.30 Space & Architecture Break-out Room 1 Drawing and Performance Break-out Room 2 13.30 – 14.30 Lunch & Performance Intervention Conservatory 14.30 – 16.00 Digital Break-out Room 1 Collaboration Break-out Room 2 16.00 – 19.00 Tea Break and Networking Conservatory 19.00 – 22.00 Dinner Conservatory
Day 2 – Wimbledon College of Art
Time Activity Venue 09.00 – 10.00 Breakfast and Coffee Theatre 10.00 – 11.30 Network Business & Planning Meeting Theatre 11.30 Tea/Coffee 12.00 – 13.00 Lecture with Rolf Hughes Theatre 13.00 – 14.00 Lunch & Performance Intervention tbc 14.00 – 15.30 Costume Break-out Room 1 Interdisciplinarity Break-out Room 2 Scenography Unbound Break-out Room 3 15.30 – 16.00 Tea/Coffee tbc 16.00 – 17.00 Plenary – Report back from Session Chairs Theatre