Relationships between power and agency: The role of the 'theatre designer' in performance-making processes

  • Harriet Richmond (Author)

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationResearch


Me: Theatre designer, senior lecturer in Work-Based Learning, Doctoral student of Drama at Birmingham.

Focus: The role of the theatre designer in performance-making processes.

Specifically: The ways that power shapes designer agency in dramatic and postdramatic performance contexts.

Disclaimer: Deliberately reductive stance towards performance types as a short-hand in the context of this research but recognise their complexity – which I touch on in the paper.
Period7 Jul 2016
Event titleEuropean Group For Organizational Studies: Organizing in the Shadow of Power
Event typeConference
LocationNaples, ItalyShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


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