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:

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

Lizzie Philps: 'Parents Performing Walking: how can understandings of walking performance be enhanced through participatory live art works which include children?'
Elaine Faull: 'Theatre Alibi : An exploration of the impact on well-being and resilience on young audiences', collaborative PhD with Theatre Alibi, Exeter.
Tom Nicholas: 'Representations of Regional English Cities in Contemporary Theatre'