Professor Cathy Turner

Research supervision

I would welcome applications from research students interested in the performance of place, space and site.

Currently supervising students working in the following areas: open air performance; street theatre forms in Delhi; the performance of public space in Delhi; walking art and parenthood; political theatre.

Research students

I am currently supervising students in the following areas:

Swati Arora: 'Performance in Public Spaces: Urban Intervention as Participatory Praxis' (Co-Supervisor, Prof. Narendar Pani, NIAS, Bengaluru, India)

Evelyn O'Malley: 'Outdoor Shakespeare: Inheriting, reinterpreting and reimagining heritage'

Aparna Mahiyaria: 'Understanding Politics, Aesthetics and Performance: A Study of the Development of Street Theatre in Delhi, India' (Co-Supervisor, Prof. Shivali Tukdea, NIAS, Bengaluru, India).

Lizzie Philps: 'Parents Performing Walking: how can understandings of walking performance be enhanced through participatory live art works which include children?'
Anthony Weir: 'Theatre as Public Discourse: A Dialogic Project'